Everyone else seems to be doing a personal retrospective of 2013, so here goes.
In terms of books, I discovered --and haven't shut up about it since. I also did a bit of a return to the classics and rediscovered the inimitable . I tried to be more in my reading, to limited success.
I spent the summer working in .
, as I was staring down at an and realized that , sudden came. I decided to give up on my , to turn my back on an ill-fitting that I had tried so hard to make mine.
I told .
I started the process of .
I'm trying to get my research
And in the midst of all that--actually, the day of the conference for my research paper-- I had a .
I had and for a while, was , with a metal grating patch over my eye (I totally looked like a ). Now I'm looking at a future (almost literally) .
2014, Please, be less eventful.