Injured, but Still Moving

Saturday. Last conference day. Time to checkout, because D arrives today. Leg update. Boy does that calf hurt when I get up in the morning. I woke up, limped to the bathroom, took some ibuprofen, and started packing. From there, I checked out, left my bags, and went to the conference. Walking definitely helps, and […]

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The Most Depressing Post Yet

Another conference day. Good set of morning talks. One of my takehome points: eat yogurt or drink kefir. Maybe both. My hotel isn’t near the conference center. It’s about 20 minutes away by U-Bahn (subway), line U2. Or I should say it was that far away. This morning when we got to Potsdamer Platz, about […]

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The German Pain Scale

Conference day today. They canceled my postgraduate course, but offered me a different course. Given that I had considered both of these options, I’m not torn up about it. One (minor) problem with being in the conference is this: I don’t have much to blog about, so I’ll make some general observations. German, for example, […]

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Out From London and On To Berlin

   My brief visit to London finally has drawn to a close. I rose early, showered, packed, and headed out to the Borough Market, near London Bridge, stopping only briefly for an English Breakfast.     I went to the market on the recommendation of L, but unfortunately got there at 10 am when they opened, […]

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