There is a very direct relationship between risk and reward/punishment. Also, nobody wins or loses forever. This article discusses the realities of this relationship along with the inevitable losing streaks and how best to deal with them.
This follow-up article answers the question " Why compare online Texas Hold'em real money poker to a blood sport?". The answers may surprise you. And, if you didn't know, what you discover will help your game. (Note: author only plays for pennies.)
No question poker is a game of chance. So is life. It is often very surprising what can be discovered about people, life and of course, poker, at the poker table. If one is observant. This article may not improve one's poker skills but it may improve how one goes about looking at life.
As a long time recreational amateur player, student and fan of a game some believe has mystical powers and spirits swirling around it, it becomes a matter of what to look for to the unitiated.
A reflection on William "Bill" Alexander, artist. A view of the man from a unique perspective as well as the official unveiling of two "out of the ordinary" paintings Bill was reluctant to exhibit.