2013 (1)
Hand for Hand, Play by Play, Frame by Frame (1/4/13)

'Hand for Hand, Play by Play, Frame by Frame' (1/4/13)













2012 (15)
On the Author Function and Poker Writing (10/2/12)
On the Possibility of Scaling Back (9/21/12)
A Meaningful Interruption (9/11/12)
Defining Poker (9/10/12)
It Was the Third of September, That Day I'll Always Remember (9/3/12)
A Momentary Loss of Focus (6/12/12)
It's About That Time (5/8/12)
The Act of Attention (4/17/12)
What You See Is What You Get (3/21/12)
Humble Pi (3/14/12)
Poker, the Antisocial Game (3/12/12)
Using Visuals To Help Us See (3/8/12)
Logic and Emotion, Poker and the Super Bowl (2/6/12)
The Hangover's Game of Chicken (1/12/12)
Page 2 of 366; or, Following the Crowd (1/2/12)

'The Hangover''s Game of Chicken (1/12/12)













2011 (7)
Poker's Not-So-Square Deal (12/7/11)
On the "Industry" (10/21/11)
2011 LAPT Lima Postscript: Plotting in Peru (5/5/11)
Loss Aversion in Poker (4/4/11)
Playing It Safe (3/23/11)
The Test of Time (2/1/11)
Feeding the Need to Read (1/21/11)

'The Test of Time' (2/1/11)













2010 (29)
Audacity and Poker (12/3/10)
The Independent Chip Model, Chat Box Commentaries, and Sea Monkeys (11/15/10)
The Urge to Keep Writing, Continued (10/14/10)
The Urge to Keep Writing (10/12/10)
Break-Even Poker (10/4/10)
The Search for a System (9/30/10)
Stop! Thief! Who, Me? (9/27/10)
Finding the Right Angle (9/9/10)
Multiple Tables, Multiple Selves (9/7/10)
Scott Pilgrim's Progress & Poker (8/20/10)
The Hottest Band in the World (Sort Of) (8/16/10)
Hands & Happenings (In Search Of) (8/10/10)
Competitions, Cards, and Crapshoots (8/9/10)
Time Isn't Holding Us, Time Isn't After Us (7/28/10)
Competence and Poker (7/23/10)
Canceling Out the Noise (5/24/10)
"What do you do?" (5/11/10)
The Brain Kept a-Rollin' All Night Long (5/3/10)
On the Unwritten Rules (4/29/10)
A Metaphysical Check Up (4/21/10)
Cleaning House (3/29/10)
Finding the Time (3/15/10)
Poker and Stereotyping (3/3/10)
The Flitcraft Parable (2/17/10)
Talking 'Bout Women, Men, Poker, Horses (2/10/10)
Play the Game Existence to the End of the Beginning (2/3/10)
On Poker and Driving (1/27/10)
Uncertainty (1/14/10)
Optimism (1/1/10)















2009 (31)
The Colts Find a Fold (12/28/09)
The Familiar Struggle (12/7/09)
It Goes Without Saying (12/2/09)
Snatching Defeat from the Jaws of Victory (11/17/09)
Call and Response (10/27/09)
Measuring Up (10/19/09)
Up, Up, and Away! (10/16/09)
Playing As If Your Life Depended On It (10/8/09)
First, the Invention of Lying; then, the Invention of Poker (10/5/09)
Tough Table (9/29/09)
Don't Want No Short People 'Round Here? (9/24/09)
Matching Up Poker and Tennis (9/8/09)
Shovels, Clovers, Valentines, and Squares (9/4/09)
Topping Off (9/1/09)
On First Choices, Second Guesses (8/5/09)
Ceci n'est pas a coin flip (8/4/09)
Jokes and Poker (8/4/09)
The Winner is the Loser? (5/7/09)
The Ever-Present Existential Struggle With Change (4/13/09)
When You've Begun to Think Like a Gun (4/3/09)
Cards & Chance (3/31/09)
It's a Gift (3/25/09)
Confessions of a Non-Gambler (3/20/09)
I Know I'm Not Too Awesome Today (3/17/09)
The "So It Goes Hand" (3/13/09)
Stack Sizes in Limit Hold'em (3/12/09)
The Recreational Poker Player (3/4/09)
The Games of Life (2/20/09)
Minimalism (2/12/09)
Lessons in Limit(s) (2/2/09)
False Start (1/5/09)















2008 (25)
Boredom, Terror, or None of the Above (12/10/08)
The Unwanted Call (On Bluffing) (12/4/08)
Getting Down to Nuts & Bolts (11/19/08)
Living to Work or Working to Live (10/23/08)
Hand of the Day (10/20/08)
Listening (9/12/08)
Where Are You Going, Where Have You Been? (9/9/08)
Shake Some Action (8/29/08)
On Judging Others (7/29/08)
Is This the Real Life? (7/28/08)
Playing Poker & Writing About Poker (7/21/08)
Poker at the Dinner Table (5/9/08)
"Made Hand Mentality" in PLO; or, He Who Hesitates Is Lost (4/25/08)
"Raise That Rake!" (2 of 2) (4/22/08)
"Raise That Rake!" (1 of 2) (4/21/08)
Poker's Endless Lesson; or, In Todd We Trust (4/8/08)
The Loneliness of the Short Distance Runner (4/4/08)
Numbers & Psychology (3/27/08)
"People Call With Anything" (3/13/08)
Avoiding Becoming "Ring Sour" (& Some Friday Funnies) (3/7/08)
Withdrawing Online Funds -- WWJD? (3/6/08)
On the Poker Haters (3/4/08)
Poker "Reality" (2/6/08)
To Make Haste Slowly (On Limit Hold'em Tourneys) (1/17/08)
Poker Is Where It's At (1/7/08)















2007 (18)
Another PLO Set-Up (12/30/07)
"What... Would You Say... You Do Here?" (12/16/07)
Chances Are (11/20/07)
How Committed Are You? (11/13/07)
The Double Life of the Poker Player (10/17/07)
The Psychology of Record-Keeping (10/6/07)
Before and After Science (8/25/07)
Fish Story (7/29/07)
Plotting a PLO Strategy (7/23/07)
"Is This Standard?" (3 of 3) (5/7/07)
"Is This Standard?" (2 of 3) (5/6/07)
"Is This Standard?" (1 of 3) (5/4/07)
Master of the Obvious (4/10/07)
A Godot Hand; or, What Are You Waiting For? (3/5/07)
Rules of Engagement Redux (2/27/07)
Hold'em Plays Like a Circle, Stud Like a Straight Line (2/15/07)
Rules of Engagement (1/27/07)
Getting Off to a Good Start (1/1/07)

The four-trey of Becketts














2006 (27)
Jumping in the (Full) Ring (12/28/06)
Poker's Sisyphean Challenge (12/14/06)
Check Your Filters Regularly (12/9/06)
Brunson Burner (12/7/06)
Number Crunching (4 of 4) (12/5/06)
Number Crunching (3 of 4) (12/3/06)
Number Crunching (2 of 4) (12/1/06)
Number Crunching (1 of 4) (11/29/06)
Milestones (11/2/06)
Poker Spells Different Things to Different People (9/24/06)
Poker and Nothingness (9/20/06)
Fingering Those Four-Flushers (Redux) (7/31/06)
Fingering Those Four-Flushers (7/29/06)
Poker by ABC (7/21/06)
169 Ways to Showdown (7/7/06)
Three Reasons Why Limit Poker Is More Exciting Than Watching Paint Dry (7/6/06)
Is Patience a Virtue? (7/4/06)
Figuring Out If You're Out of Your League (6/30/06)
You Have Options at Gamefisher Table! (6/28/06)
Assuming the Worst (6/26/06)
Shaddup and Play Already (6/23/06)
Hammer Time (6/9/06)
Dead Reckoning (6/4/06)
Know Thy Own Friggin' Self (5/13/06)
Folding AA: A 12-Step Program (5/6/06)
High Hopes (5/4/06)
Like an Open Book (5/3/06)

2006