Scott Long, one of the founders of Ante Up Magazine joins your poker mindset coach Donna Blevins for an in-depth interview about the growth of his magazine and all of the poker playing insights he’s picked up along the way. You’ll hear Scott Long and Donna Blevins talk about: The beginnings of Ante Up Magazine Why […]
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Ashley Adams joins your poker mindset coach Donna Blevins in this episode. Ashley is a poker player, author, poker talk show host, writer and self-described “poker adventurer.” Poker surrounds Ashley and he shares his knowledge and experience with you. Ashley is so accustomed to being the host rather than the guest, he managed to turn the […]
Randi Levenbaum joins your Poker MindSet Coach Donna Blevins for an interview focusing on how to make money in small stakes, no limit, Texas Hold’em cash games. Randi brings a unique, analytic eye to the game of poker and shares that with you. You’ll hear Randi Levenbaum talk about: The “world famous” Wednesday Poker Discussion […]
Cashing in a micro poker tournament is more important than you may realize. Each decision at the poker table is an important business decision regardless of the ultimate payout.
This morning when I opened my email, I was welcomed by a mass of well wishes and encouragements for Ashira Lavine after she busted out of the WSOP Main Event. What happened next, touched Ashira deep in her soul and convinced her that there are blessings in every loss. Let me tell you how this came about.
At 6’5″, people often called me The Poker Amazon, but I don’t really see myself clad in a short, leather toga carrying a bow and arrow. Rather, I see myself more like Poker’s Wonder Woman, decked out in that red, white and blue costume. Sure, the outfit is sexist, but, just think of the advantages of having cuff bracelets that deflect bullets (pocket aces) and a truth lasso that makes it impossible for another player to bluff you out of a big pot.
Your biggest challenge at the poker table may also be your biggest challenge in your life. Poker is a simple game with profound insights.
Everything is energy. From science to science fiction, most people now get it, and paying attention to your energy at the poker table is a vital part of playing winning poker. It may be as simple as what makes me feel strong vs. what makes me feel weak.
At the 2007 Main Event, Day 1, first hand, Evelyn Ng sat to my immediate left. “Ah crap!” comes to mind. This time of year, poker minds turn to the World Series of Poker®. Whether this is your first or 15th time playing, you likely have the same nagging question in your mind.
Winning at poker is about learning how to deal with loses and failure… what are the lessons within a loss, and what are the blessings?