Take it one day at a time; look for the best in situations and people, but don't be surprised by the worst.
What Gives Me Hope
Doing my job well
If I were Mayor, I'd make the world a better place by
Couldn't legislate it or get it done
What/who changed my life and why
Une ville devant la peste: Orvieto et la peste noire de 1348;
The Mediterranean and the Mediterranean World in the Age of Philip II
They changed my priorities in graduate school and gave me a clear and lasting focus for the type of archival research and publications I would work on.