Moved In

My wife and I had been eagerly awaiting the arrival of our U-Pack moving trailer to arrive at our new home in Wisconsin. Well, that day came just before noon on Wednesday. The snow was falling, as it apparently does regularly in Wisconsin during this time of year, but this did not deter two Southeast people. For five hours in a snowstorm, we unload our … Continue reading Moved In

Why Wisconsin?

A year ago, this month, I was excited about walking across the stage for my bachelor degree, but also nervous because I had no plans for my future. I had attempted many times to get an internship. I went through many interviews, all of which left me with the same end, no leads and unemployment. With no set plans for the future of my career, or where I would go from that point?

I was in a state of uncertainty. That was until I received a call about a 6 month, post-graduation, co-op term out-of-state.  Continue reading “Why Wisconsin?”

Another Big Move

When I received a job offer and the request to move to Atlanta, Georgia, I never thought I could move in just four weeks. The amount of planning and financial resources needed to make such a move in a short amount of time, especially over the Christmas and New Years holiday season made me question if I would be able to arrive in time. Eight months have passed since I first arrived in Atlanta. During this time I have undergone a personal and professional transformation.  Continue reading “Another Big Move”

Why This Blog?

I decided that it might be in my best interest to separate my site that I use for storage of my academic papers from my blog. In the past, I have struggled with finding a theme which would support easy access to my writings collection, highlighting my newest works, while still allowing me to post regular blurbs about my life. So in my never-ending endeavor to streamline and simplify my online presence, I will begin a process to unmerge the two, but I think it will be easier to start anew with a blog. Continue reading “Why This Blog?”