Had four mentors (S. Bigelow, H. Senters, C. Fous, and firstly, my father, B.E.S., best stockbroker ever) and studied relentlessly, finance: fundamentals, psychology, and technical: until the charts made sense: the aha! moment :)
success is it's own reward. profit is not for the faint hearted. Harleys like a good woman are two of the finer things in life. as willie nelson said -- and the nightlife, it aint no good life. American by birth Southern by the grace of God.