My First 1000 Hours of Poker

I moved out to Los Angeles in March of last year to be closer to my daughter. It’s a decision I’ve never regretted. Our relationship has grown much closer over that time and I’ve found that having more of her in my life has really made me a happier person. In terms of employment, I made an unusual decision in my move; I decided that I would stay involved with my mother’s Dallas-based business (at half my Dallas salary) and use poker to make up the difference. This was a controversial decision a number of people in my life, but its one my mother has always supported.

I just finished my first 1000 hours of poker. I had hoped to knock out my first 1000 hours in the first six months or so, but two things happened to delay this: Continue reading My First 1000 Hours of Poker