I can’t believe how late it is as I start this draft… but I am determined to put out a diary post today.
Not much is happening, and that’s the problem.
Most of the time, I have a project… I am focused on something… I am posting mostly about whatever it is. And minor, interesting things happen and they are noteworthy largely because they add spice to whatever I’m working on.
Right now, however, I have no mathematics project in hand. Yes, I expect to put out more posts on logic. Yes, I can put out a few posts on regression (ordinary least squares).
I know the mathematics for both of those subjects… more importantly, I know the specific topics I wish to address… I just have to crank out the posts themselves.
This is not a bad state of being. In fact, it is a very good one: I am under no immediate pressure to find topics for the blog. I like that.
I just can’t decide which of a zillion mathematical things to do. (Interplanetary orbits are a very likely candidate, but we’ll see. And some small topics — how about the Fast Fourier Transform? — might show up.)
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