November has gone by in a blur! The "what just happened" kind of blur. Now that the dust has settled I'd like to share some of my thoughts on participating in #AcWriMo this year: This year was by far the most difficult year in terms of getting words down on paper because I didn't "have to" … Continue reading #AcWriMo 2014 Review: Post-thesis writing is hard (duh)
November is nearly upon us and that means it's nearly time for Academic Writing Month 2014! For those completely new to "AcWriMo" it's a month long writing event that academics all over the world can take part in. This event was created by @CharlotteFrost and is run with the help of a group of volunteers (including … Continue reading AcWriMo 2014 is coming! You in?
I have what is known as a 'first full draft' of my thesis, which is an accomplishment in itself, but I certainly didn't feel very 'accomplished' at the time of handing it in to my supervisors last December. It wasn't a thesis, but more a collection of chapters, full of conceptual holes and in desperate … Continue reading Thesis editing merry-go-round