I just had a wonderful dinner with my suitemates and some floormates and their families, as well as very interesting conversation and a lot of drawing with someone’s little sister and petting of the dog. Now back to work…Read more "First Year Families"
…is a student-run theater group at Dartmouth that does Shakespeare! I love Shakespeare. Their current play, Hamlet, is tonight and tomorrow at Brace Commons at 5pm. It was excellent: a pretty minimalist production in many ways, but they make excellent use of the space and the acting is generally top-notch. I would normally write more, but I’m tired. Consider […]Read more "Dartmouth Rude Mechanicals"
As you probably know, I love me some epic music. One obvious source for epic music is movie soundtracks, particularly for Lord of the Rings, Chronicles of Narnia or Star Wars. Many composers of movie music have become household names: Hans Zimmer, Danny Elfman, and of course John Williams spring to mind. And holy shit, do […]Read more "Music: Jeremy Soule and others"
psychopomp: a creature, spirit, angel, or deity, found in many religions and cultures, whose responsibility it is to escort newly deceased souls to the afterlife, and sometimes to introduce a newborn’s soul to the world at birth. Examples include Death in Western cultures and popular culture (including the Grim Reaper, Terry Pratchett’s and Marcus Zusak’s benevolent […]Read more "Word of the day: Procrastination edition"
I’m a trip leader for DOC pre-orientation 1st year trips for the class of 2015!!!! J66 = harder hiking (hiking 3) is my trip and section, and I’m very excited, as can be seen from the exclamation points. Now to get my shit together…Read more "DOC Trips"
Too lazy to write today (and the last several days), so here are some songs to make up for it. Happy Easter/Passover!Read more "Two Steps from Hell, again"
…to Ida Sargent, who is on the US SKI TEAM!!!!!!!!!! AWESOME!!!!!!!!!!!! Training note: I’ve been sick, hence the lack of training log. Today: 45 min strength and run @gym [Featured image: twitter.com.]Read more "Congratulations"