Blood, sweat, and tears: on the craft of writing a novel

The intrepid author/writer/mathematician As someone who just finished writing his first novel, it’s fun now to reflect back on the process.  As a published author of two academic books and around 100 mathematics papers, I am no stranger to publishing. As an author, editor of journal, and referee, I have experienced first-hand most of the key… Read More Blood, sweat, and tears: on the craft of writing a novel

Pattern Earth: a novel

I wrote a science fiction novel Pattern Earth with mathematical themes. After 16-year-old Kris Argentia—a mathematics prodigy—proves the Riemann hypothesis, the world’s deepest and until now un-solved mathematical problem, she is charged by high-ranking world officials to advise the M-Team, a group of the planet’s best mathematical minds. The M-Team are comprised of geniuses tasked with staving… Read More Pattern Earth: a novel