I recently posted this to Twitter.
There is a lot of truth there, maybe more than I want to admit. But, yes, mathematics has gotten me through the toughest times. I’ve written about my depression before (and if you want to know more you can read my mental health blog.) Continue reading “Why I Love Mathematics”
I’ve been going through a deep depression which has been compounded by recent world events. I often feel that I have very little to contribute to the world. There are only a few things that I’m very good at. Though I suspect that is true for most people.Continue reading “Mathematical Cross Stitch Patterns for Pride”
Today is Alan Turing’s birthday, and I felt that I should write something to honor it. Unfortunately, I haven’t been much in the writing mood. So this is me writing in the moment. This is actually a piece that I wrote earlier but I’ve edited with new text. I felt like I didn’t do a good job explaining some things.Continue reading “Happy Birthday, Alan Turing”
I don’t know exactly why I tread so carefully about talking about my love of mathematics. I think it comes down to three things:Continue reading “Discovering My Love of Mathematics in High School”
Representation in STEM fields matter
I was always interested in mathematics and science from a young age. I really didn’t see anyone like me though. Women are under represented. There are still a lot of gate keepers that prevent and discourage women from pursuing STEM fields. There is still harassment and obstacles for those who do pursue degrees and those who pursue Phds.Continue reading “Thoughts on Asexuality & Pride 2022”