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June 2, 2005

I'm Ready

by Luckbox

This is my final word before I see so many of you at the World Poker Blogger Tour's second live event. To say, "I can't wait!" would be an understatement. It was an amazing group of people the first time around, and I hardly got to spend much time with any of you. It happened so fast.

I fully intend on savoring it all this time around. It will be a lot of poker, a little craps, and some great times spent with good friends. Could you really ask for anything more?

Tonight I prepared myself by playing a little live poker at the weekly double-wide game (although this time, we were in a garage). It was 12 players at $10 a piece. We played two rounds and I finished 1st... twice. That's a total profit of $160. I was playing to make money tonight. I wanted it for Vegas. The cards were good, but my play was very good.

I feel like I'm in a very good place with my game right now. Why do I seem to play so much better live? Why do I have more patience in a game where I see so many fewer hands? Maybe when I figure out how to answer those questions, I'll begin succeeding online again.

I said I'd begin my tally for gambling wins and losses starting on June 1st. And I get to start with a cool profit. I imagine even bigger and better things starting tomorrow. I can't wait!!!

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