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the open mic state of the union 2017



  • P = (F+U)/N - Productivity and Fun in the Equation



  • “If a text calls me — if I feel an urge to not just read it, but take it in, soak it up, and give it back to the world — I will feed this urge, paid or not.”



  • As translators, we are -already- making the magic happen in our daily work — all it takes is to let others see it. (2)



  • If it feels like the weight is too heavy, and you will never be able to move it— just try a bit harder, maybe it’s just stiction (google for it).