Category Archives: Dear Diary

This little piggy went to…

back to the blog.  I seem to be stuck in a never-ending cycle of doctoring.  I’m off to Las Vegas tomorrow to see my gynecologist as a follow-up after the early November surgery.  He’s not the surgeon, just going back … Continue reading

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Days of Poker Past

I got a ping on Facebook today from a dealer friend that still works at Bellagio telling me that Andy Beal was back – he played Todd Brunson heads-up, each buying in for $5,000,000. There’s a report up on PokerNews.com … Continue reading

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This is how it played out

My last post was ‘The Writing on the Wall’ and the title was wrapped around the fact that I had a premonition of bad news.  I believe in those feelings, I’ve experienced more than my share during my life and … Continue reading

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The Writing on the Wall

That saying always conjures up feelings of impending doom.  Lately there’s a wrinkle somewhere in the back of my thoughts that predicts the writing on the wall. I don’t know what the wrinkle is, things simply don’t feel right.

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Happy New Year!

Out with the old, in with the new, as the saying goes.  But before we leave 2014 behind, let’s take the best of it, multiply it a few thousand times, and set a direct course for it in 2015.  Happy … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas World

To all my friends that read here, I wish you the very best life has to offer every day of the year, not just on a day designated by humanity to be a day of giving. 

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Five weeks ago today

I went under the knife…as they say.  Still kicking along out here in the desert, body rest and repair going on, can’t wait to finish painting the exterior of my house but I will wait at least one more week … Continue reading

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Bloggers gathering in Vegas

I so planned to make it into Vegas this weekend for the blogger gathering – and to play the tournament held at Aria today.  It simply wasn’t going to happen after the last 4 weeks of regrouping after the surgery.  … Continue reading

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Not much news going on

It’s a Thursday.  Back in the day I would’ve celebrated (just like I did every day) with a few water glasses full of wine.  Funny how time changes things.  Now I can barely stand the thought of a glass of … Continue reading

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Three weeks out

Let’s get the bad news out of the way.  I’m a little over three weeks out from having surgery and the ‘massive hematoma’ is still a massive irritant in my life.  It’s still draining, bright, red blood.  She-ite!  I had … Continue reading

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