Monthly Archives: January 2009

Bright lights and Government – what a mix

Today’s plan is a jaunt into Las Vegas.  The sun’s is out, the wind seems to have settled, and it’s a perfect day to do outside projects but instead I’ve opted to head into Las Vegas and get my Riot … Continue reading

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I draw great stick people

but I have two sons that can create incredible art on any surface and with any medium. One of my boys has been tinkering with portraits and I have to tell you, I’m impressed, even though the actual work has … Continue reading

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Tournament Reports

the PokerWorks Family HORSE went off quite well, but extremely quiet. It was…almost subdued in the chat area and I blame that on djhomeshool not showing up. He’s usually quite gabby. Clearspine barely squeaked into a seat – he was … Continue reading

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PokerWorks HORSE is Tomorrow the 25th

It’s that time again and I’m inviting everyone.  Read all of the details on Clearspine’s Blog – he set the tournament up for us.  Be there!

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Poker’s still in the mix

I have been playing…tsk, tsk…you didn’t really think I’d quit, right?  Nah!  Can’t give up the fix.  Strangely enough, I’ve picked up some playable hands.  It feels weird and fantastic at the same time.  I placed in the money in … Continue reading

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The desert

waits under an ominously dark ceiling that moves from the mountains across the valley.  The wind has picked up.  The salt cedars that normally block off all view of the neighbors, now wave like skeletons bleached of their flesh as … Continue reading

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Getting rid of the cobwebs

I’m seriously having a disgusting time fading through the harsh waste land of broken clubs and jagged spades strewn across the never ending path that always seems to climb upward and onward and then completely disappear at times as I … Continue reading

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What do grannies do?

Sometimes they play poker…as was the case when I went into Las Vegas last week and met Marie and Greg at the Orleans Poker Room.  As poker rooms go, it’s pretty typical to find seats open and have the players … Continue reading

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Welcome Doctor Dad’s Poker

to PokerWorks’ blogging team.  You’ve enjoyed his forum posts, comments on the Chasing Chris Ferguson project and other blogs here, and his articles written as ‘ClearSpine’ (search PokerWorks and you’ll find a lot of great reading), now enjoy his view … Continue reading

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Obama is asking for your thoughts

and the PokerPlayersAlliance has sent out an easy way to inform the President of the fact that online poker is not only a great way to keep us off the streets and out of the bars, but also enjoyable entertainment … Continue reading

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