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Recalibrating. Again. #SOL24

At the beginning of the year when I made my goal lists, I initially had two things on there that I ultimately deleted. One was learn TikTok and the other was to post to...

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New Year, New Goals

Welp, the first week of the new year has been and gone, so I guess it's time to think about goals for 2024. Reading Goal Since I didn't post any goals for 2023, there's...

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Dealing with Work Chicanery #SOL23

The chicanery at my job is at an all-time high. You may be thinking, "But Akilah, how is that so when you're not even at work and on sabbatical? And why chicanery and not...

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11 Random Things #SOL23

A lot has happened since my last, non strictly a reading update post, so here is a catch-up post in list form, mostly about hanging with friends. 1. I went to a taping of The...

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JTHAR Day 8: Meeting the Moon

As part of my time at Joshua Tree, I am doing some genealogical research, specifically looking into Native American and African American traditions and how they overlap. My...

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JTHAR Day 1: Meeting God

I am officially on sabbatical AND I somehow forgot to announce here on the blog that, as part of my sabbatical, I was chosen to be a Joshua Tree Highlands Artist Fellow! So I...