The Top 5 Medium Articles I Read in 2014

I feel like it’s been a good year. Over the course of the year, I read all kinds of things. Some of them insightful and note-worthy, some were relevant and necessary, others were pure and utter trash (that I might have enjoyed reading). The following is a top selection of articles I read on Medium,…

The Nine Muses

Brooke Fraser I love this woman. Songs like Crows + Locusts, and Coachella are simply amazing! There’s also something unassuming about her – a subtle confidence regardless of having features that many women would balk at: her hooked nose, her unusual height, etc. I really do love the music she puts out. Always. Esperanza Spalding…

Video of The Day: Billie Jean

It’s been a while since I did one of these (video-of-the-day), but it’s been ‘that kinda day’, and I desperately needed ‘that kinda song’ to get me where I needed to be. It worked, and I hope this song does to your heart and mind, the good it’s done mine. This is a cover of…

The Failure of A Man

It started with an email. A subscription to the awesome comics website Zen Pencils, proved again to be totally worth it as I was made aware of Gav’s latest addition . This latest addition was on a poem written by a woman, who I would soon discover to be quite an exquisite and tormented creature….

Turbulent times ahead: Q&A with economist Didier Sornette

Originally posted on TED Blog:
Forecasting the stock market has a storied past of unfruitful predictions. But in today’s TED Talk, Didier Sornette shares how he and his research team have successfully identified unstable market bubbles and even predicted when they’ll pop. His findings, if accepted, could quite literally change the way we do business,…