A conversation with my dog

“Macey! Look, it’s spring! Let’s go outside, it’s time to go poop.” Macey: *sits* “Macey. You have the whole backyard to yourself.” Macey: *lays down* “Macey. Go sniff something. Go run around! You’ve been wanting to all winter.” Macey: “Macey?”

Summer Travel

Summer as a full-time professor means I get the opportunity to travel. Actually, I have the opportunity to do a lot of things, and I’m currently trying to do them ALL. Because why not? But, I am using my precious…

I get Questions

Being the “token astronomer” in some of my circles means that I get asked all kinds of interesting questions. Like this: “You’re an astronomer! Tell me – is it normal for your boobs to actually be separate entities outside your…

Catching up to 2015

Back when I was writing a bit more regularly, I was posting monthly updates here. Since I haven’t been doing so and have just gotten this site running again, here’s a list of what I’ve been doing (other than teaching…