Within the next 8 days, I have to go from a being a boy without a committee, a formal research proposal, a date to defend said proposal to one with all of the above and actually defend the plan of action. Will I pull it off? I don’t have a choice, and I’ve been working on fixing the issue. See, for e.g., Figure 1.
Which means creative impulses will take a hit for a short bit.
Ah, who am I kidding<edit>?</edit>