Friday, July 13, 2012
A Chicken's Solace
I need a break. I'm currently decompressing in the solace of my chickens company. After the second full day of sitting at my laptop, riveting my eyes on Microsoft Word and PowerPoint, I think my brain is officially mush. Nothing like leaving this kind of thing to the last minute. Not that I haven't been studying and preparing notes the past couple months. I have. But making something coherent and presentable always seems to take more time than I anticipate.
I may have bitten off more than I can chew... The title is "Antique Furniture: Identification, Connoisseurship, and Care". The goal is to keep it no longer than an hour. Just how exactly this is not insane is beyond my understanding as this really ought to be three lectures. The hardest part is always boiling it down to the simple and yet profoundly helpful points. Brevity is king in this territory. I think I need a cup of coffee. It may be a long night.
Here's the flyer for tomorrow morning's event: