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Thursday, March 22, 2012

In Defense of the Cyberstuffy



Missy Fuzzy-Buzzy and her husband Keith Enchilada

Walter Macaroni reading to old Uncle Horace Hippoworth

The residents of Hippoworth Estate:R-L
Missy Fuzzy-Buzzy, Walter, Yatta, Horace, Keith Shigami and Sam (on stool).

Thanksgiving

Hawaiian Vacation

 These are some of the colourful cyberstuffy characters that I studied during my Master Thesis. An entire world exists covertly telling story online. This particular story can be read in installments on Facebook. The Facebook Fan Page titled Hippoworth Estates

Off to a meeting in a few minutes to upload my thesis onto UBC's library of research. It has been a crazy March up here on the mountain. It seems once or twice a week I wake to snow. And wouldn't you know it, this was the winter I decided not to ski because I found myself too booked teaching Zumba. BTW, I must go and purchase new dance shoes--they wear out in a month--stretch to become too wide and fail to support my feet. Also they need to be almost flat otherwise  my ankle can slip over during all the turns I do. Need to go to a professional physio or massage as my legs have ached for 2 weeks and wake me all night long and I must change positions. Will go to meeting, return home to pick up my babes and we'll do something fun perhaps a trip to the H2o Centre to swim (either today or tomorrow). 
Below are a few pics of my defense in action:





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2 Comments:

Blogger theresa_hart said...

You look very professional and animated defending the spectacular stuffies

March 22, 2012 at 3:48 PM  
Blogger Mix Hart said...

Thank-you. You know me and my hand talking!
More dreadful delays. It seems grad office doesn't know how to format facebook figures and must consult Vancouver. So many reformatting nightmares! NEVER do a thesis in a new field. One is entirely alone.
More days of work--this Spring break has sucked! Thank-goodness the girls were able to get away for a week as home life is me working!

March 22, 2012 at 7:09 PM  

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