Starting the First Monograph

I am writing my first book. This means I am returning to my doctoral thesis to pull out the bits that will go towards this new publication (2 of 4 chapters and bits and pieces of the Introduction). I am at that stage where I am see-sawing between joyfully bounding into a project that I … Read more

Why the New Blog?

I started blogging at an early stage in my PhD research. At the time, academic blogging was a divisive topic. I bit my tongue through many a question or remark, such as, “I couldn’t possibly find the time for it” (translation: “You must not be busy enough), “I care too much about my research to … Read more