I just want to do nothing all of the time but when I do nothing my mind races and goes to places I don’t like, and so I over-fill my day doing stuff in order to be occupied which makes my mind exhausted which means I can’t switch off when I want to and there is not enough therapy in the word for this.
Last night I had a dream I threw water into a student’s face. This is all I want to say on the matter.
(I think my working weeks are too long)
There is nothing quite like the crash of coming from a talk that you just managed to put together in time and pulled off thanks to an engaging and interested audience to having to spend the afternoon teaching trauma and the falling man of 9/11.
It’s my Nanny’s 88th birthday today.
She hasn’t been well over this last six months or so and to be honest I really wasn’t sure I’d see this day. She has to be one of the strongest and most wonderful women I know, and I love her a whole bunch. So, to celebrate here are some pictures of her with my big sister in the 70s - look at how awesome she is.
So much love for that woman.
sometimes i just get really jealous of people that didn’t even worry or care about having a career and decided to have kids and live like that because ugh life.
Hello tumblr. I haven’t seen you in a while. I’m still crazy.
In other news, I’m speaking at this. Come. I’m composed when I’m talking feminism.
Influential cultural theorist and founding editor of the New Left Review
Remembering Stuart Hall. A man that has influenced much more than just my academia.
what did i just agree to?