Taming My Monkey Mind

What I've Been Doing I have been trying to adjust my schedule to the rhythms of a new home on a new street and a new commute. I adjust quickly which seems contrary to how…

Meta Mathematics

God Does ArithmeticIt's the first day of spring classes and I'm always so excited to get started. My Introduction to Mathematical Proofs class is going to be very, very rewarding. I walk around thinking that…

Uncommon Sense

Common Sense I'm taking a quick break from my Differential Equations homework, hereafter referred to in these pages as simply Diff Eq, to write a little something about a phenomena which has bothered me for…

Apodeictic

Apodictic Expressing or of the nature of necessary truth ot absolute certainty. This is one of those times when I just start writing with no clear intention. Someone once told me that the art of…

Professor Disproved as Myth by Algebra

I love math! It was brought to my attention over the summer, by my Calculus professor - one of those rare individuals who truly love math, that some educator stated that college algebra was too…

Gutenberg Bible

Printing Changed the World

How Printing Changed the World My beginnings as a printer Printing has been a huge part of life since high school. All of my courses were advanced math and science and any Advanced Placement classes…

Prime numbers

post hoc, ergo propter hoc

post hoc, ergo propter hoc (latin: after this, therefore because of this) because an event occurred first, it must have caused this later event —used to describe a fallacious argument a formula designating an error…

I Love Math

Pleiades Journal One

Sunday 25 June 2017 8:10 pm For the third Sunday in a row I have been unable to provide a urine sample for the mandatory drug test for the house. However, I never signed any…