I finally finished a story before the deadline for the competition and I have submitted it. The story is below and it happens at the same time as this. Any comments are always welcome. This again is a sub-story to my main novel. The theme was to write about a Raptor and miscommunication. I named… Continue reading A Rapturous Welcome
I generally have avoided reading Science Fiction. It has not interested me. I find this surprising considering that I am a big fan of Doctor WHO, Star Trek and Star Wars. I absolutely loved GATTACA. Terraforming and colonizing of other planets fascinate me. Seven of Nine played by Jeri Ryan is one of my favourite… Continue reading Robots
There is a big difference between betting and investing. Investing in inverse ETF's equates to betting. This article talks about the demise of XIV. People investing in products such as XIV should be given a lobotomy sponsored by the NHS. This is starting to bring back memories of 2008. The culprit was Hedge Funds then.… Continue reading Inverse ETF
Bitcoin: Digital gold or fool’s gold? https://vanguardblog.com/2018/02/06/bitcoin-digital-gold-or-fools-gold/
Baahubali and the sequel are probably the first medieval fantasy in India that can be considered world class. This is strange considering the rich mythology and history of India. That though is for another day. Please be aware that there are spoiler alerts. For my novel, I wanted things to be as realistic as possible.… Continue reading Bahubali
I came across this article. It proved to be an inspiration. When I look back at life I do wonder what would have happened if I had to get into humanities rather than finance. Writing is something that has always attracted me. I love the way that random words can be put together to create… Continue reading Macro or Micro Writing?
I love alternate indices. RAFI which can be invested through PowerShares is probably my favourite investable index. The other index I really like is the Christmas Price Index. I had written a post on the following topics Religion-based Indices Condoms and Chocolates Analysis Test Series England vs. South Africa I am still in the process of tweaking my cricket index.… Continue reading An APPLE a day