why I shouldn’t play poker

It’s my poker face; I don’t have one. I am a living, breathing emoticon. I’m a tell-it-like-it-is, all-cards-on-the-table personality. I have so many tells, it would be confusing for an opponent to know which one was dominant. Is it my bouncing leg, humming, frowning, or the fact that I’m holding my breath? I’ll have to play some other… Read More

The Klein uncles always made things fun

I love to play games—cards, board games, word games, volleyball, badminton, ping pong,  croquet, shuffle board …  I rarely turn down an invitation to play and am often the one doing the inviting. Let’s start with shuffle board which is usually considered an old person’s game. In my life, it was a picnic or vacation… Read More