Aha! It’s 05:50 in the morning here in ‘X’ and I’m typing like a man possessed. I don’t now what it is about early mornings, maybe it’s a combination of a clear head and the cool air, but whatever it is my finger don’t half go tippity tap.

I just noticed it has been a year now since I first started this blog as an experiment. So happy birthday to me!

What kind of experiment is this blog and why did I start it?

This is a good question. The reason is I need something to force me to read about finance.

You see, not only am I a lazy man at heart, my natural reading inclinations, if left to their own devices, drift towards fiction. Fiction, in fact, is my first love, and if I’m honest, reading about stocks etc. comes way down the list. Thus, I thought it would be a