Trouble with academic writing? Reviewing “How to fix your academic writing” book
Writing and academic success go hand in hand, and it’s not always easy to develop the skills and techniques needed to write great academic papers. If you are involved in the academic world you have probably had already the experience, at least once, of an intense sense of being lost in the ocean. And if…
My month in objects and words: open to new adventures January 2023
This is an image-based overview of the last month in objects and special moments for January 2023.
Time for reviewing 2022 readings: many fiction books and some interesting findings
Some reflections on my favourite books of 2022. I have read 39 books, that’s quite good by my own standards. Categories includes fantasy, contemporary fiction, non-fiction, children illustrated books.
4 things I love and hate about being a researcher in academia
Sometimes academia is far from being cosy vibes and historical libraries. When I decided to become a professor in academia, my mind was full of romantic visions of myself reading and discussing with high-minded people in some warm library corner, maybe in front of a fireplace. Then, the reality hit and after almost 10 years…
Using a new agenda (or two) for each academic year? Take advantage and prepare with me.
Have you ever considered using two different planners for your academic year? Is this too much? Maybe yes, but not for my personal way of thinking and working.
My “ideal daily schedule” as an academic and why this is a dream
This post describes my every day life as an academic, how I try to organize my work and why a “perfect schedule day” for me doesn’t exist.
September in academia: blissful fall vibes or down to hard time after summer?
September has finally arrived. Far from the academia’s cosy fall vibes, I am struggling in finding a new balance for my work as a researcher. Those are the things I try to do when this happens.
My month in objects (and special moments): September 2022
This is an image-based overview of the last month in objects and special moments. Read September 2022 highlights and shadows.
My month in objects: August 2022 adventure and colorful heart
This is an image-based overview of my month in objects. For August 2022
(ITA) I preferiti di Aprile: tanti desideri e un enorme book haul
Un enorme Book Haul per il mese di Aprile con un numero eccessivo di letture in corso. Tanti consigli di lettura per voi.