What do dragons and vampires have to do with each other? Nothing, unless to you know the Richmond, Virginia, author Bill Blume.
My day job is focused on flood issues, particularly with regard to stream gauges, the levels at which they flood, and what impacts may occur. With more than 300 stream and tide gauges in Virginia it takes quite a bit of traveling to identify flood stages and impacts, and I’ve been to most of the […]
Phase 1, step 5. The Verted Collection Gallery is now up at Fine Art America. Phase 1 of my plan is now in place. It has been quite the journey so far. I hope you enjoy the materials I’ve been working on, much of which would not be possible without the fine work of other […]
“In order to achieve a balance in your portfolio (and really, overall in life), it’s important to have proper perspective.
“Holy crap! The market is off about 560 points in 2 days. The Federal Reserve intimated they will be reducing the bond buying if the economy continues to improve. Here’s the dilemma: I like what I have and don’t want to sell – emotion says hold, but the head says sell; think I’ll sell on […]
“Ok, so the market is down 64 points. It’s interesting how the lack of the Cypriot Government to neatly address their bad economy affects Wall Street. It’s such a tiny country. Analysts say that it’s a template of failure for other countries within the European Union. Of course, having a country next door that can’t […]
“Do I have the ability to conquer the unknown and become better for my attempts? One month into my fantasy portfolio game, and I recognized that I would muddle through the learning process, stumbling and falling along the way only to get back up and try again. I found it weird and ironic that I was […]