Life-changing experiences

*This story is totally not what I intended to write about today. I had something completely different and more uplifting in mind. A story about a crazy (but funny) place I lived together with Heike for a couple of years. However, I felt that it needed a bit of a preface of how I endedContinue reading “Life-changing experiences”

Finding balance

Yesterday my brain was mush. I couldn’t think straight. It felt as if my brain had no energy or oxygen to do what it was supposed to do. Luckily, today most of my sharpness has returned, which gave me a great sense of relief. It feels pretty scary not to be in control of yourContinue reading “Finding balance”

I should have stayed in bed this morning

I’m frazzled. Not a feeling you’d expect at the end of a day off, right? One of the PhD students I co-supervise will harvest her final experiment this weekend. Timing would not have it any other way. I’m generally not a big advocate for working weekends. Therefore, I offered a helping hand, so we couldContinue reading “I should have stayed in bed this morning”