I’ve got a couple of content-rich posts in the hopper, but c’mon, it’s Sunday night – – relax a little. When I was a little boy, I remember so well one of my older brothers playing this song. Enjoy.
Slope of Hope Blog Posts
Slope initially began as a blog, so this is where most of the website’s content resides. Here we have tens of thousands of posts dating back over a decade. These are listed in reverse chronological order. Click on any category icon below to see posts tagged with that particular subject, or click on a word in the category cloud on the right side of the screen for more specific choices.
The Patterning Instinct
A few weeks ago, I was browsing Kepler’s Books in Menlo Park and saw a new book called The Patterning Instinct on their Recommended Reading table. Anything with the word “pattern” in it catches my eye, but it turns out this doesn’t have anything to do with the kinds of patterns you and I deal with in the financial markets. Instead, it is an engaging and deeply thoughtful exploration about how culture informs the way we think, live, and engage with one another (and with higher powers).
My Glamorous Lifestyle
I spend a breathtaking amount of time (and even more breathtaking amount of cash) flying and housing my offspring around the globe for fencing. Indeed, I am occupied with that at this very moment. Here’s the sign that greeted me at breakfast this morning: