Tagged: Poker Downswings


Dealing with Poker Downswings with Grace and Strategy

A downswing in poker is bad. Very bad. Soul crunching, teeth grindingly bad. We’ve found ourselves looking at day after day of miserable poker and feeling like we would be better off closing our accounts and doing something else with our time… like complaining about it on Facebook. Okay, kidding. The reality is that every poker player is going to have some bad days. You might fixate a little on all of your losses, but this isn’t something that you want to do forever. When we’re playing a lot of poker and things start going badly, we know that it’s...