austin_dern (austin_dern) wrote,
austin_dern
austin_dern

Your destiny awaits so don't be late for martinis at eight

Back to Suttons Bay, Michigan shortly. First, my mathematics blog and its contents the past week. I didn't quite have a post-a-day blog, which is all right. Mathematics is hard to write about daily:

And now back to summer! Enjoy.

SAM_3074.jpg

``Seriously, Dan, do you have to embarrass us like that?'' Seagulls at the Suttons Bay beach.


SAM_3091.jpg

Beach ball trapped in a little dug-out silhouette of a durian. On the beach at Suttons Bay, away from the seagulls momentarily.


SAM_3110.jpg

At the Ice Cream Factory, where we stopped for soda and not ice cream, bunny_hugger readies to take a photo of you. Smile!


SAM_3118.jpg

No, they were closed.


SAM_3139.jpg

Social commentary on the tragedy of personal belongings in a world of mass production and, increasingly, mass unemployment. Or some kid left a single shoe on the picnic table and then ran off, lopsidedly.


Trivia: The Articles of Capitulation by which, in 1664, the New Netherlands were surrendered to English rule, specified that the Dutch colonists ``shall continue to enjoy all their possessions (Forts only excepted)''. Source: The Island at the Centre of the World, Russell Shorto.

Currently Reading: Groovy Science, Editor David Kaiser, W Patrick McCray.

Tags: mathematics, traverse bay 2016
Subscribe

Posts from This Journal “mathematics” Tag

  • But it was not to be

    On my humor blog it was nearly a normal week, like, the sort I had before crashing and burning so hard as I did. Run there the last week include…

  • Do you remember, Walter, how we said

    My mathematics blog's dwindled back to one post a week, but in my defense, ugh. Here's the last couple weeks' worth of things: My Little…

  • In the thunder and the rain?

    My mathematics blog may not be getting more stuff published, but it is getting stuff of more substance published. At least some of them are more…

  • I could brave bad weather

    So, my mathematics blog. What's it had the last couple weeks, through all this chaos? Some fun with Latin Squares The 148th Playful…

  • Especially if you and me see it in together

    Wasn't a really motivated week for my mathematics blog. Here's recent stuff from it. How to Impress Someone by Multiplying Certain Big…

  • You never heard it

    Let's take a glimpse at my mathematics blog, continuing to be a thing that mostly looks at other people's things. How August 2021 Treated…

  • Never in your life

    (A pause, once again, to remember that terrible day in 1999 when humanity forever lost the Moon.) Still holding at two things a week on my…

  • What about the boy

    I'm skipping the story of how I got two cars home with one driver because I don't have the time to write it. Instead, please consider my…

  • So you think '21

    What's happening on the mathematics blog? Mostly me pointing out other stuff, but there you have it. Math Book Magic is hosting the next…

  • Post a new comment

    Error

    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened

    When you submit the form an invisible reCAPTCHA check will be performed.
    You must follow the Privacy Policy and Google Terms of use.
  • 0 comments