My Photo
Blog powered by Typepad

Personal favorites

Search my library


Library Thing


Victorian Studies

Authors

Fine Arts

Buy Books!

Sitemeter

Amazon

« The things one learns... | Main | Academic haiku »

April 22, 2006

TrackBack

TrackBack URL for this entry:
http://www.typepad.com/services/trackback/6a00d83451aed169e200d83484ee7153ef

Listed below are links to weblogs that reference On the couch:

Comments

Ancarett

I'm not sure the analyst is correct. I find it's only when the grading is complete that the avoidance impulse actually dies down.

Speaking of which, I have the graduate students' take-home finals to mark. *sigh*

Heidi Hickman

I found you through LibraryThing.

I have an antique book looking for a loving home. It goes by the name of The Adventures of a Brownie by Miss Mulock. There is no catalog number for it, nor publishing date, but it has lovely bookplates and is from Harper & Brothers Publishers. If you would be a good book-parent, please contact me.

Claudia

This just so reflects what happens to me when I have to sit down and tackle something daunting. On the other hand, in what shape would my house (and office) be without these moments of procrastination?

amy

There is a great scene (maybe the only one) in that movie Sylvia from a few years back where Ted Hughes comes home to find Sylvia Plath (aka Gwyneth Paltrow) in a house full of fresh-baked pies, and he says something like, oh, writing again? Exactly. Writing, grading = great times to back pies, clean the house, rearrange all the books in backwards alphabetical order.
I'm with you.

La Professora

Anything to avoid those papers. Ugh! Gotta love "GROUP" end of semester papers...cuts the workload in half! :)

Finn Harvor

I have a blog on the topic of screenplay-novels (hopefully the term is self-explanatory) and have linked to this.

One aspect of writing in the form of a screenplay that interests me is while the idea of fiction -- such as a novel -- in this form is enough of a new idea that it's generally considered unacceptable, it has a long-standing tradition in satire.

The comments to this entry are closed.