Originally Posted 12-18-2011
I find that it helps to organize my thinking by writing. Until now, I would write only for myself, and the product would sit unread, even by me.
Today, I will change that a bit. I will write to this blog, and let it sit, unread, in public.
I am a mathematics professor, and my immediate concerns are the three new courses I am constructing for next term (starting Jan 9), the mathematics research
projects I have simmering, and the grant I am going to be writing for next fall. I expect that most of what I will say in this space will
have to do with these topics.