Lists Part One (or Novels Part One)

This is what I have in mind for the lists…

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Humans love lists. This is not a criticism, merely an observation. Perhaps I will write an essay on this phenomenon related to organizational thought and general mental storage/organization processes. I will also write a lot about literature, one of my deepest passions.

Lists are typically annoying and boring and reductive, so I am going to avoid using any general superlatives. These lists will simply be jumping off points for me to discuss some of my favorite works of art. I learned at an early age that if I found history’s profound, transcendent, genius voices and the creative work in which they express and filter the knowledge of eras, cultures, generations et al, then I could quickly filter out much of the noise permeating and saturating modern life. Straight to the source so ta speak.

These lists will be lists of ten. I will write a lot about numbers, groups, rings…

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Critics 2 (or Art 1 or 2 and/or + History 2)

Kingspiercing  and Snowmen

“The not-art of criticism needs to change. Everything has to change, or everything should be dynamic like the universe: time is motion in one sense or dynamism these are ideas not merely words tiswhatis important here: if you can tell your brain to treat things it reads or learns as ideas and concepts outside of language, then you can explore and create new knowledge on your own with language as a tool to guide you. Continue reading

Analytic Continuation

Mathematicians
What happens when you take a real complex analyst with his (or her) functions,  zeroes and infinities and limiting continuities; differentiability and the complex compactificationing (big ‘effin deal); his/her belief in topological structure holes-be-damned (resist all inappropriate humor people cmon I’m trying to prove existence here) and his/her random variables representing functions on a probababability space and his/her functions of functions call them functionals clever and their infinite variations perturbacular… and put him/her in a room with a number-theoretic algebraic geometrician with his finite simple group-ies and their symmetries and the combinatorical permutation-nation that constructs all things from unity U(1) or its mirror-symmetric dual U(1) (Ohhhhhh that makes sense cause you can just twist the string at any point or whatever and you get two from one PERFECT) ?

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