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I went to Las Vegas for my MFA and ended up a gambler

The casino is the anti-writing space: a room designed to intoxicate, lull, distract from rather than encourage critical thought. When I left New York three years ago to pursue a master’s in creative writing at the University of Nevada-Las Vegas, several friends advised that I avoid the so-called “green felt jungle.” 1,669 more words

Throwing Dice for One's Life

“You only live once, but if you do it right, once is enough.”  Anon

I was re-reading an old book and I came across a bookmark. 594 more words

You Deserve

Morning Word,
It’s like now people want to peek inside your soul and enjoy your spirit for free. So rightfully or wrongfully you start making sure that people from now on pay their dues first. 166 more words


Bick's Best Bets

It is time for the another edition of Bick’s Best Bets!

Plenty of racing action around Australia, and we have it all covered!

Free racing tips for each metro meeting. 101 more words

Bick's Best Bets

Who are Wedge Winners?

First of all let me explain who we are. We are a team of four sport fanatics, through years of passion for sport we have gained a huge knowledge base on a variety of different sports, anywhere from Football to American Football, Horse Racing to Darts and so on. 269 more words

The Art of Using Math to Win at Slot Machines

I have a guilty pleasure; actually, two of them: Beauty pageants (I realize how politically incorrect they are, but I love the idea of the United Nations in evening gowns), and the other is slot machines in Las Vegas. 1,665 more words

Hacked or Not? Cosart Gets Caught in Gambling Allegations

Back in 2008 the Philadelphia Phillies drafted Jarred Cosart in the 38th round of the amateur draft. Cosart was formerly a pitcher for the Astros and currently pitches for the Miami Marlins. 484 more words