Stepping back into academia, it feels like everyone is speaking a different language

Keywords: academia , balance , phd , reading , theory , whitmore , work-life

There are theorists that I have heard of at best, but never read, and theoretical concepts that I have no grasp of at all. However, I am starting to notice my vocabulary expanding and I am making connections between the theories I am studying and what I am reading for pleasure.

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