In Mexico City

I’m going to start this post with my thoughts from 1.5 weeks ago when I started my pre-trip blog, but never finished it: “I’m unbelievably excited and ready to go to Mexico City.  I leave this coming Friday, and I’m staying until June 1 at a minimum.  I would say for the majority of trips …

Back to Isabela

It’s been a good few weeks here in Puerto Rico.  I finally built enough confidence in my stock trading algorithms; confident that they will run automated and make essentially no mistakes, and confident that they will earn expected value.  The markets have coincidentally been behaving oddly since I got things running, but I made money …

Happy New Year!

It’s Sunday here in Puerto Rico, and I’m finishing out the last few hours of a great week.  For the first time since I can remember, I gave myself permission this past week to take a “vacation” from trading research.  I still check my crypto trading twice a day to make sure it’s going smoothly, …

One More Week

After talking with Jeff, I realized that I wasn’t clear in my blog last week about when I’m leaving for Colombia.  He thought it was imminent, but I’m actually not going until Feb 17th.  Sorry for any confusion.  If I get a post up next week, it should be my last one from the United …

2020 Begins

I wasn’t sure how long my holiday blogging hiatus would be, but it seems like a good time to get back to it.  Hope everyone had a great holiday season, although here in Puerto Rico we’ve just started. Tomorrow is Three Kings Day, which for many people here is bigger than Christmas and New Years.  …

Merry Christmas!

I’m currently in the air on my way to Michigan, looking at the clouds floating over the Caribbean.  I’m spending almost a week in the town where I grew up, which is probably the most since I was on holiday break in college.  The ocean below still looks warm and inviting, but I know soon …