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From complete newbie to a (semi) competent player. This is my journey.
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The Beginning; A Public Apology

By: hoaxnwow @ 12:31 (EDT) / 235 / Comment ( 3 )

To say I'm a newbie to poker would be an insult to newbies. Up until a few days ago, when I decided to give learning poker "a real crack", I was mostly the guy that was all in pre-flop with a 7-2 offsuit. Every hand. Yeah, I was *THAT* guy. I'm sorry. To everyone.

In just a few short days (it's amazing how much you can learn with a couple days off work and a bit of focus), I've learnt a lot. Enough to know that I know absolutely nothing.

But now begins the real work. With thanks to PokerSchoolOnline, I've begun to get a handle on the very basics and I'm itching to get into some of the more complex strategies and concepts. A trip to the bookstore, armed with a list of highly recommended resources, is high on the agenda. Also playing in as many Open Skill League tournaments as physically possible.

I find it rather ironic that the more I've learnt, the less hands I've played.

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