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Safety and Poker

My article is not meant to alarm you, rather to help ensure your safety. A lot can happen when we are out and about. For some women a casual drink and dinner can turn into a nightmare. Really; I wish I never would have to touch on such a…

Oustanding Woman in Poker: Billie Brown

The Women in Poker Hall of Fame debuted in 2008. I was honored to be one of the original inductees that year, along with Barbara Enright, Susie Isaacs, and Marsha Waggoner. There are many women who made huge contributions to the poker world…

Why Some Women Prefer Playing Online

Let’s face it folks, we’re still living in a man’s world when it comes to certain job markets, and playing poker in casinos. It seems like the majority of players at casino card rooms, or for that matter home poker games, are still men.…

Avoid These Mistakes in Online Poker

Some of the biggest mistakes you can make in Internet Poker: (1) Failing to adequately plan your online bankroll and other financial aspects of online play; (2) Multitasking or allowing yourself to be repeatedly distracted while in games;…

Sexual Identity and Online Poker

By Short-stacked Shamus originally written for Betfairpoker.com Poker has never been more popular, and one consequence of its growing popularity is an increasing number of women playing the game. As Barbara Connors notes in her essay…