I am a native English writer who has written numerous books published under my own name and for others as a ghost writer. I specialize in writing on forex and financial topics based on my professional background that includes working as an OTC forex and derivatives trader at major international banks and holding a broker/dealer seat on the Chicago futures trading floor. I currently trade forex for my own account online. My writing qualifications include having worked as a freelance writer and editor for over 10 years, authoring 10 published full-length books and three privately published ones of my own, and writing feature articles for financial magazines. I have also been a member of the San Francisco Writer's Guild since 1996. I also have a broad background that includes expertise in: international and personal finance, economics, foreign exchange, technical analysis, law, real estate, property management, insurance, investing, medicine, healing, travel, photography, videography, music, spirituality, religion, mysticism, philosophy, weddings, meditation, intentional community, ecology, psychology, astrology, relationships, herbal medicine, herbology, gardening, hypnotherapy, hypnosis, massage, chemistry, physics, mathematics, technology, food, nutrition, raw food, health food, vitamins and meat-free diets.