I’ve been on sabbatical for almost three months now. I started with an intentionally unstructured process with three main goals for each day: go outside, read, and write. I have a reading list and a broad topic (women in policing). Other than that, I promised myself I’d follow my interests and passions without worrying about where they’d lead. Until a week or two ago, this process worked very well for me. I actually felt myself having fun in my work and looking forward to the discoveries, connections, and ideas each new day would bring.

Yet, lately, as my fun, wandering…

Monica Williams

Monica Williams, PhD is Associate Professor of Criminal Justice at Weber State University.

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