Long time, no write. Some big news since the last post, I’ve accepted a Tenure-Track teaching spot at Shoreline Community College, starting in the fall. Woo! Also, Sugar got accepted into UW Mechanical Engineering! Woo! Some big new starts for both of us. The Spring term ended up nicely. At the end of April, I […]Read more "Sierpinski Gaskets and Infinite Summer"
A few months ago, Sugar and I went to a museum that featured the art of ::Nikki McClure:: who does intricate paper designs. One stood out to me in particular in a standing frame with no back allowing the light to pass through and cast a shadow. I decided to try my hand and make […]Read more "Approximating with an Xacto"
So I haven’t posted since I started working. Working is a lot of work. Dude. It is such a good time, though. I’m teaching four classes at three different community colleges in the area. All of the classes are different and engaging and awesome. I have been playing a lot of music, in particular at […]Read more "Stopping to Smell the Rhododendrons"
::Proof:: So February is already the greatest of months for so many reasons. I will list some: Abe’s birthday, Chuck’s birthday, my birthday, the fact that it has a variable amount of days, the days are starting to get longer, Bill Evan’s birthday, George Washington’s birthday, President’s birthday I think the fact that February contains […]Read more "Everything Is Awesome"
would have been a nice thing to do. First of all, Happy New Year. In case you were wondering, neither 2013 nor 2014 are prime numbers. So life has become a bunch more geotemporally centered in the neighborhood of now than the past half of a year. I still feel like I’m floating because I […]Read more "Hitting the ground running"
Okay, so I have been working through problems in Munkres and I came across an interesting problem tonight. First, a quick refresher on bijective functions. Recall that a bijective function is one that perfectly matches up elements of two sets. See ::this other paper of mine:: for a more in depth discussion. A quick refresher: […]Read more "∞ is the Craziest Number, the Craziest Number Since the Number ∞-1"
Okay, so this post is going to be pretty much like the rest of the posts recently: I’ll write about something awesome I did recently, then I’ll make a tongue-in-cheek allusion to a metaphor about life, and then I’ll mention that I haven’t found any jobs, or really started looking, but then I’ll talk about […]Read more "You Haunt Me"