This may sound weird but I feel like I haven’t been running in ages. Seriously. I was getting a massage tonight, and while my hamstrings were being put through the paces I actually wondered aloud Holy hell, why are my hamstrings so sensitive tonight? My massage therapist put on his Are you kidding me? face and I realized […]Read more "Lonely Treadmill"
Given that I’m neck-deep in NSERC grant writing, today’s post is going to be short and sweet. And by that, I mean it’s going to be presented in list form – because lists are short and sweet, and who doesn’t like a list? So without further ado, here is the first of two short and […]Read more "A Universal Law"
Several days ago I upgraded my iPhone to the new iOS. Verdict: so far, so good. Since migrating to the new iOS, my phone has been going mad with updates to the various apps that I had installed prior to the whole upgrade business. In most cases, the updates have been rather basic and boring. […]Read more "Average Zzzzzzzzzzs"
You may remember about a month and a half ago – more specifically July 25, 2012 – I posted about a little photo competition in Guelph known as guelPhonography (for full details about the contest, click here). In the event that you have no idea what I’m talking about, the contest was put together to celebrate […]Read more "Thanks Guelphonography!"
You may have noticed something different about the blog tonight. No? Well, no worries. In the event that you hadn’t noticed, I’ve opted to change my blog theme from one called Freshy to one called Ocean Mist. If you frequent my academic blog (danielgillis.wordpress.com) you’ll notice that I’ve adopted the same theme that I use over there for […]Read more "A New Theme"
Today felt like a rather unproductive day. Note: that’s not a complaint. Some days just aren’t meant to be productive. At least, not productive in the sense that we all measure our time against. For me that means that I didn’t finish writing any papers today. In fact, I barely wrote anything. I did very […]Read more "Productive Unproductivity – That’s A Thing, Right?"
At some point in the next 48 hours I’m going to hit a new milestone on RunKeeper, and to be perfectly honest, it’s blowing my mind. What exactly are you yammering on about? you wonder to yourself. Well, dear readers, within the next 48 hours – assuming I walk or bike to work tomorrow, and assuming […]Read more "Mmmmm, So Many Marshmallow Dream Bars"