I'm still working on the dissertation. The completed draft is due next week and the final not too long after that. Then it's on to plan the final defense seminar and exam. So things are moving very fast around here. Too fast to tell you about how my life changed when I learned the meaning [...]

Almost back to normal

My internet hosting service had some sort of hiccup. I lost about two weeks worth of posts. I'm trying to recover them, but I'm also switching hosting providers. The web address will be the same for the time being, but I might change it in the future. We'll see. Anyway, please let me know if [...]

Instagram pictures update

If you've been following the blog for a while, you may have noticed that I would post my Instagram pictures every few days. I noticed that this was increasing my post count and eating at the data storage for the blog. It didn't make any sense to keep doing that since the pictures are hosted [...]

Oh, my heart!

I'm wearing a "holter monitor" right now to constantly monitor my heart for a whole day. It's a little bit annoying, but it will provide some clues on what is going on with my heart. About two weeks ago, while in Omaha, I started getting some really strong palpitations. When I felt my pulse, I [...]