Had a great hour today with the sublime Anna Maria Jopek. A beautiful lady from Poland, a splendid voice, here with the great Pat Metheny. Jazz with aethereal guitar and polish eloqution-a warm female voice, plus the best mucisians from this big country. An other big album from Anna Maria is the super Bosa.
I had some gains while e-mini got a steady pace just before the closing, when a news wire from European summit (Britain out of treaty) destroyed everything. It was late and I was tired and I had a lousy stop : -14 ticks.
Back to trading, after a long time. During my "vacation", I studied the behavior of several instruments on futures. Among them I liked crude oil the most. Lots of movements, very fast and brutal, and very fast reaction needed from the trader. My way to fight boredom.. Here are my first live trades on crude oil, with just 2 contracts. A roller coaster indeed, extreme emotions guaranteed every second! What I should precisely avoid !,, lol.
"When i trade at home, I often watch the sparrows in my garden. When I feed them bread, they take just a little piece at a time and fly away.They keep on flying back and forth, taking small bits of bread. You will never be able to shoot a sparrow, it is just too fast. That is the way I day trade". M. Weinstein.
"Μηδείς αγεωμέτρητος εισίτω μοι την θύραν". Plato
"Toute lucidité est la conscience d'une perte". E. Cioran
There is nothing to sell on this blog. No signals, no "systems" for sale. Just my trading plan and the recording of my trades on eur/usd and the fx euro future recently. And the books, the music, the films I like.
The Forexbird is a professional currency trader. He is also photographer and engineer, a maths and music addict and curious about everything.
Back to trading after a loong time. I partially lost my reflexes and had to cope with fear. The fear was in the first and third trades w...
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