Math for Grownups March 18, 2015 How Do Writers Use Math? Each year, I take a bus up to New York City and stay in a swanky hotel, just to…

Math for Grownups March 11, 2015 Get the Party Started: Celebrate Pi Day! If you have the kind of Facebook or Twitter newsfeed that I have, you have likely figured out that…

Math for Grownups January 28, 2015 Math: It’s Not Just for Science Writers Yeah, yeah. I get it. You became a writer because you didn’t want to do math. You got into…

Math for Grownups December 31, 2014 Celebrate Good (Math) Times If there’s one thing I’ve learned in my years of freelance writing and blogging, it’s this: I should always,…

Math for Grownups December 10, 2014 There’s More than One Way to Skin a Math Problem (Video) I never was fond of the step-by-step process many of my math teachers favored. But by the time I…

Math for Grownups November 5, 2014 The Inner Critic: NaNoWriMo and Math I’m going to reveal a big secret here today — with my tummy doing summersaults and my hands sweating. Here…

Math for Grownups October 22, 2014 Stop Freaking Out About Ebola (Because: Math) When I read Richard Preston’s The Hot Zone in the mid-1990s, I was terrified. This was the first I had heard…

Math for Grownups October 20, 2014 Math at Work Monday: Kelly the Virtual Assistant This world is spinning fast, and a lot of things are changing. Today’s interview is with Kelly Case ofTime…

Math for Grownups October 9, 2014 3 Website Statistics Tools Reveal Your Visitors’ Secrets (in a good way) We writers have all heard about platform, and so many of us have blogs — both to share what we’re…

Math for Grownups October 1, 2014 The Brain Ordered: A review of The Organized Mind These days I’m devouring just about any writing I can find that features the cross section between neurology, sociology…

Math for Grownups September 24, 2014 Tough Equations: Aging parents and housing I’ve hit the age when many of my friends and colleagues are managing the realities of having aging parents.…

Math at Work Monday September 23, 2014 Math at Work Monday: Becca the Trauma Nurse When it comes to life and death situations, we want to have confidence in those that are taking care…