My thesis has been officially approved! They like me, they really like me…and I’m graduating with honors! Woo!
23 years old. Queer. New York. BA in Gender Studies. Germanophile, writer, reader (see my books here), feminist, runner, writer, lover, nerd. More about me :) In recovery from an eating disorder; living with PTSD. Trigger warnings always apply, please take gentle care. What's up, babycakes?
Snag seat by the window (check!)
Write intro to paper by 9:05 am
Paragraph on Ovid’s Art of Love by 9:30 am
Paragraph on Longus’ Daphnis and Chloe by 10 am
Comparing/contrasting paragraph by 10:30 am
Conclusion by 11 am
Reread and edit by 11:15 am
Arrive in Portland having completed my Very Last piece of coursework at 11:30 am!!!
Alternative: finish entire process by 10:30. Read/listen to music for remainder of trip. YES
|Peter:||So you're going to cut and paste that section into the Looking for Alaska analysis.|
|Me:||(copy) (delete) Okay. Where?|
|Me:||You're like, SOLID QUESTION!|
|Peter:||SOLID QUESTION INDEED|
|We can't stop laughing FUCK THESIS ARGH|
thesis: 28 pages
still to add:
whiteness paragraph, more sources for YA Lit in academia/news, methodology paragraph, de Beauvoir paragraph, YA Lit as a field paragraph, complete Looking for Alaska reading, and the conclusion-conclusion.
+ small edits
I am browsing through Paper Towns for phrases that pop out and offer themselves to me as catchy titles. I am also tired. Thus I have considered both
I Wish My Cheeks Had Penises: The Manic Pixie Dream Girl in John Green’s Looking for Alaska and Paper Towns
World’s Largest Collection of Black Santas: etc etc.