Well, I set myself up to fail with that New Year’s blog, didn’t I? You see, this is why I don’t make resolutions. Thanks Gretchen Rubin. So now that I’m off the New Year’s high, I’d like to revise my resolutions to myself and to you, my lovely readers, so things are a little more… Read More When All Else Fails K.I.S.S. 2016
It’s New Year’s Eve…the day where everyone gets their last hurrahs of the year in while getting into “resolution mode”. I’ve always been one to feel blah about this time of year and resolutions. Just whatever about it…but beneath that layer of blah I know there’s another layer. A long flat layer, like an invisible… Read More Mentally Stuck Wars: The Force Awakens
It’s a hot and humid evening as I walk to Current at Chelsea Piers. I’m headed to Blinds and Justice, a charity tournament hosted by Vanessa Selbst, the #1 female poker player of all time. The proceeds of the event are going to The Urban Justice Center, a non-profit organization that has provided legal services… Read More BLINDS AND JUSTICE: A NIGHT OF AWESOMENESS
These are the Top 5 Things that will disturb me at the poker table.… Read More MY TOP 5 POKER PET PEEVES
Back from break I’m at table #321 for a few hands when I see a floor person busting out the racks – ANOTHER ETERNAL MOVE… But then I pretended like I’m Kate Winslet and the table is Jim Carrey in Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind and erase it from my memory. That makes the… Read More WELCOME TO VARIANCEVILLE: MY VEGAS TRAVAILS PT 2
I fly in to Vegas the night before my Day 1 flight…but I could’ve gotten there just on the high of my excitement to play in the WSOP, my first ever. Walking the halls of the Rio’s convention center and beyond I can’t go two feet without my eyes visually smacking a familiar poker face… Read More WELCOME TO VARIANCEVILLE: MY VEGAS TRAVAILS PT 1
As I’m sitting in 22D on an American Airlines plane to Vegas and trippin’ about my trip (American Airlines, AA, pocket Aces)…I haven’t even landed, shit, I haven’t had a decent night’s sleep in the past week because my thoughts are a collection of scenarios playing in this colossal, first-time-ever, lowest-buy-in-in-the-history of the World Series… Read More VIRGIN WSOP VEGAS TRIP, BITCH!
Welcome to my very first official blog on WordPress, WORD! Some of these entries are carried over from my Tumblr account but all are still relevant and rich in poking poker fun at myself. Speaking of me, I am a Gemini. If you have not read my first blog, be forewarned I have assistance, at times in my blogs, from some… Read More What’s up WORDPRESSERS!
Previously on THE SUMMER HEATER COOLER THAT ENDED WELL PART 1…on the very first hand of Day 2 of the Summer Heater at Borgata, I get dealt pocket ACES, and then get them… After I pick my eyes up from the table, I walk out of the poker room and… Read More The Summer Heater Cooler that Ended Well – Part 2