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I am Mr. Smith, a life-long gamer, technophile, and lover of psychology.


A milestone

Today I achieved a significant milestone in my dissertation journey; I submitted my first three chapters to my committee. Twelve months in the making these first chapters act as my research proposal, they are intended to prove that I am intimately aware of my field and my specific topic of research. If approved, I will …

The Italian Agenda

Over the next two weeks I have the pleasure of traversing south through the beautiful Italian countryside, visiting some major cities along the way and generally enjoying life. As I type this blog, I am sitting on a train crossing the Tuscany countryside, looking at the Alps. It is stunning, and the aesthetic is exactly …