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Dear reader: In this scene from Painless Poker, the discussion at the Painless Poker Clinic turns to neutralizing ourselves for profit, and that leads to the appearance of the chalkboard, and the first mention of mindfulness. Back at the poker table, before everyone was seated, I picked up where we left off. “Alfonzo, yourRead more
Dear reader, I coached Phil Galfond in 2005 and 2006. Back then, we had this email exchange, about meditation: Phil wrote: I started meditating, and I did it for 10 minutes every morning for 2 weeks. Then I stopped. I could tell the difference. I know I was better off doing even that little bitRead more
If you get a kick out of poker nicknames, this article is for you. If you enjoy the whimsy, transience, and candor of our peer-given monikers, then read on. If, on the other hand, you find names such as Uncle Stinker and Vinnie Beans to be neither amusing nor intriguing, then you might as wellRead more