Blargargharghargh. This is my 8th straight day of working pretty much all day (what with my job at the lab and a weekend landscaping contract with a friend’s grandfather), and it’s only Monday. Having a pretty-much-full-time job is kind of nice, and not as bad as I expected, but it’s pretty draining and, of course, […]Read more "Utah Arts Festival and other things"
AM: ~1 hr easy run + plyometrics/spenst (skiwalking, bounding, skate jumps, classic hops, horizontal distance jumps, vertical jumps) PM: ride back up the hill (~20 min), short abs and push upsRead more "Training: 6/15/11"
WARNING: This post is about slash fiction, which is fanfiction about gay sex and relationships. It will involve some discussion of the anatomy of various genetalia and as such is NSFW. I’ll mark it as mature if I remember, but if you’re underage or particularly innocent, you may want to skip this one. Trust me, […]Read more "On Slash"
zwitterion: a molecule with a positive and a negative electrical charge. Not to be confused with a dipole (I think molecular dipoles are the product of covalent bonds and electronegativity, while a zwitterion is a molecule in which one segment has a positive charge and another has a negative charge). PEM stands for polyelectrolyte microlayer, […]Read more "Word of the Day: Reading PEM reviews edition"
We’re finally back on with a training schedule (sort of), and I’m definitely feeling it (in both the “I’m psyched” sense and the “It hurts” sense. The extra 2 mile, steep hill commute to and from work every day doesn’t help either (especially because, when I got home, I hadn’t ridden a bike since I went to […]Read more "Training: 6/14/11"
It’s been a while since I posted, partly because I kept editing the X-Men: First Class review when I was on the plane and didn’t get around actually putting it up, and partly because I was working on another post (mentioned at the end of that post) that will go up soon, and partly because […]Read more "General life update"
Monday 6/6/11: 1 hr strength, 15 min ski erg (lvl 2) at gym Tuesday 6/7/11: 1hr strength, 30 min run (lvl 3) Wednesday 6/8/11: on planes all day Thursday 6/9/11 : rest + 10 min abs and push ups Friday 6/10/11: short abs, push ups and 30 min run (lvl 2) Saturday 6/11/11: 1.25 hr […]Read more "Training: since 6/6/11"