Watched Wicked again; thinking about experiences (November 13, 2010, 3) - We watched Wicked last night from some of the best seats in the house. It was amazing. J- had never seen it. For her, it was an entirely new experience. For me, seeing people’s facial expressions made the performance just so much richer – something I couldn’t do from the discounted rear seats we’d had
Awwwwww! GRE scores are here (July 12, 2004, 0) - Got a 5.5 out of 6 on my GRE Analytical Writing section. Oh well. I
guess I’ll have to settle for being slightly less than perfect… ;)
Took the TOEFL (May 24, 2004, 0) - Am still somewhat annoyed that I got one of the listening questions
wrong. Max score 297. We’ll see what my actual score is in two to
Main part of test easy. Plenty of time, really. Finished entire test
in two hours. Took all 30 minutes for the essay part.
Structured procrastination (April 22, 2004, 0) - John Perry’s 1995 essay entitled “Structured Procrastination” is a
particularly good read for the procrastinator in all of us.
Considering the way that planner-el works, I think it’s a good fit. ;)
Check it out!
The essay is available at:
Took the IELTS (October 6, 2007, 1) - Canada’s skilled worker point system includes points for language
proficiency, which can be proved either through a letter or through a
standardized test. I decided to go for the standardized test so that
it wouldn’t be a potential hiccup in my application. The most
convenient option seemed to be the IELTS. I did that test today.
The IELTS wasn’t difficult,