ADVERTISEMENT



Google       

Home -> Law Blog Directory -> Law Students Blogs -> Law School Survivor

OR PHONE (866) 635-1838 for Bankruptcy Help, (866) 635-6190 for Divorce,
(866) 635-2689 for Personal Injury or (866) 635-9402 for Criminal Defense

Find a Local Lawyer

Bankruptcy (866) 635-1838
Divorce (866) 635-6190
Personal Injury (866) 635-2689
Criminal Defense (866) 635-9402

Bookmark

Law Students

: Law School Survivor

For Reasons I only know why..........

By Tyler Larsen

ADVERTISEMENTS
Here I sit in a period of introspection. A year has passed since I turned in my applications for law school. I also turned another year older today. Am I in a mid-life crisis? Probably, but nothing serious; This mid-life crisis is only a period of self-reflection on why I am doing this hellacious academic endeavor.

Why am I doing this? As Dean Karnasis, an ultra-distance runner said, "Because I can." But that's not enough, that answer is a basic answer and Dean Karnasis recognized this. I am putting myself through the "nine circles of inferno" of law school for several reasons. This degree will give me the opportunity to do many things in the future. The degree will give me the ability to make a comfortable living for my family. The future is the main reason I am doing this degree.

Dante Alighieiri, author of the Divina Comedia, embarked on a journey of self-reflection and discovery through hell, purgatory, and heaven. While I would love to make a wonderful analogy between law school and the Divine comedy, I will respectfully decline. Maybe in the future I will come up with a witty analogy. But it suffices to say, I am journeying through my own Divine Comedy.

P.S. To my Wife and Daughter, Thanks for traveling with me. Il Paradiso sara' fantastica!

Full post as published by Law School Survivor on April 15, 2008 (boomark / email).

Bloggers, promote your law blog by nominating your blog for inclusion in USLaw.com's Law Blog Directory and RSS Reader. Benefits described.
Related Law Blog Posts
Search Blog Directory:

Search Blog Directory:

Lawsuits and Settlements

Related Searches

























































































































US Law
#1 Online Legal Resource













Your Blog Subscriptions
Subscribe to blogs

10,000+ Law Job Listings
Lawyer . Police . Paralegal . Etc
Earn a law-related degree
Are you the author of this blog? Adding USLaw.com to your Blogroll increases relevance. You qualify to display a USLaw Network badge.
Suggest changes to this blog's description or nominate another for inclusion. Register for updates.


Practice Area
Zip Code:

Contact a Lawyer Now!






0.9085 secs (new cache)