Monthly Archives: January 2010

PokerWorks Family HORSE Tourney

starts Sunday – the 31st – at 22:30 ET – password ‘donkeys’ – at PokerStars.  Sorry kids, I didn’t make it to check out Full Tilt Poker’s private tournament standards.  Come and play – buy-in $5.50.  Look under ‘private’ for … Continue reading

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Things are Good

I hit Vegas on Friday a.m. – snow at the top of the ‘hump’ (AKA Mount Potosi) was around a foot deep but the road was clear.  Some wind and sleet/rain was incoming and I was sure there would be … Continue reading

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There must be an ark around here somewhere!

Some kinda weather going on here, but reports from the truck driving duo, the Hack, and from writer extraordinaire Jen, it’s not JUST here, it’s running outa control in the western region.  The winds came with the rain, each taking … Continue reading

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Coupla couplas

First the PokerWorks’ Family Tourney was played and MOI won (lucky bitch) and she’s so glad she is lucky and so glad she won.  Getting pushed around twice a month is not only b-0-r-i-n-g, it’s hard on one’s poker mentality.  … Continue reading

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Fun time in the big city

I made Vegas without a hitch on Thursday.  I also hit Community One FCU and closed out my checking account and withdrew everything except the $25 it takes to keep the account open – I still have payments to make … Continue reading

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Rainy Daze and Wednesdays…

must belong in a song somewhere.  I woke up around 3a.m. to hear the rain hit the roof of the coach, a nice gentle patter, I fell back to sleep knowing I wouldn’t be hiking or biking today.  I had … Continue reading

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Life goes on – or does it?

I find myself being exceptionally chipper although I wanted to sleep in this a.m. and instead, found my eyes popping open at 6:45.  Umnhhhh!  No reason for it, my little place was chilly, my bed was toasty, but I hopped … Continue reading

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Strange…how a conversation

starts a small trickle of memories that break the barrier of time and explode into a raging river of emotion.  My chat with the Hack tonight brings her to a one year anniversary of the loss of her husband.  I … Continue reading

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PokerStars WBCOOP

I have registered to play in the PokerStars World Blogger Championship of Online Poker! The WBCOOP is a free online Poker tournament open to all Bloggers, so register on WBCOOP to play. Registration code: 848543 . Let’s play. Join the … Continue reading

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2010 – the people

I attempted to give an adequate description of the house that I spent the last few hours of  waiting for the yearly countdown – out with the old, in with the new – goodbye 2009.  The people, of course, (how … Continue reading

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