I first started trend following 18 years ago. I wanted to know who was succeeding and what they were doing. My broker told me the most successful client of his company was a dentist who trend followed.
Aussie Girl (Woman?!) Trader, trading the $EURUSD on 5M charts, and the odd equity. Have a look at my trading blog, it's a bit different than the usual trading blogs - exploring the emotional impact of trading, and no boring charts. Promise ;)