Maybe I AM doing something right???

Mood: surprised. When one of my students was talking to me this afternoon, she told me about a conversation she’d had recently with another former student. Both of them are computer science majors, and both have had me for classes. Anne said that Angie had told her that if she didn’t want to work so hard in the second programming course, she should take it with our other CS professor. But Anne’s question, then, was would she learn as much? Angie had to admit that no, she wouldn’t learn as much if she took CSCI 1302 with Cilla instead of …

Failed goal

Mood: pensive. Well, I didn’t meet my ArtByTheInch goal, not by quite a bit. I was still almost 400 inches short as of last night. I really think that if my computer hadn’t crashed, I’d have made it. But noooo, I lost almost two weeks getting it rebuilt and reinstalling all my software. I actually started several more pieces during the month, but they are in various stages of incompletion: * a second spread in Ann-Marie’s RR AB, which I’ll get finished up tomorrow so I can mail it Friday * a set of tags using clippings from the holiday …

Yet another bleah day

Mood: crabby. Yet another nasty sucky gray dreary drippy disgusting day. This makes, what, five in a row? Eewwwww. Even my hair doesn’t like this. It doesn’t know whether to go limp or curly. The only saving grace is that it could be 20 degrees colder (OTOH if it was THIRTY degrees colder I wouldn’t be here because we’d be iced in 🙂 ). I’m still not back to the art. The ONLY thing I did since Friday a week ago was print out a sheet of images to use in Ann-Marie’s book, and put one lousy coat (of six …