Past experienced vs past experienced by others… through my entire life I have so often been drawn to nostalgia on memories that were not mine, lived or dreamt by strangers. Good memories, though.
Courtesy of Rutgers, here they are.
All of the Strand, available online.
Teichmüller and differential surfaces – the beauty of marked hyperbolic structures, the free joy of geometry. Check WP Thurston and low-dim 3-manifolds, foliation, Haefligers and loose ends on that. The elusive concordances and diffes….
It is early, like six or so. Outside, the crow is very engaged in its own hymn to Summertime.
A tribute to the more discreet hummingbird and its magic flight in reverse, this is one by the lonesome Emily D., written long ago:
A Route of Evanescence,
With a revolving Wheel –
A Resonance of Emerald
A Rush of Cochineal –
And every Blossom on the Bush
Adjusts its tumbled Head –
The Mail from Tunis – probably,
An easy Morning’s Ride –
Finding beauty in unsuspected places… oh, Life Surprising!
An evening of deep thoughts on a few nifty backpropagation algorithms, Mexican food and baby. Happy Father’s Day!
Deferring further depth into Picard–Lindelöf for basketball… a good reason.