Archive for August, 2010

The academic’s work is never done

Sunday, August 8th, 2010

This story is true. Last week I was sitting on a hilltop with my book in basically the absolute middle of nowhere in Wales. Dressed in gray and brown. Motionless. Two women maybe my parents’ age walk past me on the cliff path. We say hi, in the cursory way that’s the norm for passing […]