Our Writing Staff
The Editor in Chief of PokerWorks.com and the first poker blogger on the internet, Linda has been actively involved in poker since 1979. Her introduction to poker was at a 5 Card Stud Game at the Oxford Bar in Missoula MT. Since then Linda has dealt major poker tournaments in Las Vegas, Reno, and Tahoe, Nevada. Linda opened the Mirage Hotel and Casino in 1989, the Gulfport Grand in 1993, and Bellagio in 1998. She has dealt poker, managed several poker rooms in MT, and played for over 35 years. Linda started PokerWorks.com in 1999.
The Hack started her poker dealing career when No Limit Lowball was the game of choice in CA and then incorporated Holdem into the mix in the 90's. She dealt in N. CA - Redding, Casino Club - Red Bluff, Round-up; the Iron Horse; and New Orleans - and also in Corning. The Hack came to our writing team in 2007 and has graced us with many great tales in our PokerWall section and also promotional articles on bonuses and tournaments and PokerWorks online poker site reviews. The Hack plays online poker and keeps abreast of what's new in the online poker market.
Jennifer's writings have graced the pages of PokerPages, PokerStarsBlog, PokerPlayerNewspaper, and more in her writing career. Jennifer has supplied major tournament reports in land-based events, poker news, online tournament reports, player interviews, and handled the Gambling and the Law section on PokerWorks pages. Does she play poker? We've seen her at blogger events with chips in her hand so we must assume the answer is yes.
A doctor by day, a poker player and writer at other times - when he's not busy raising children and handling family life with his wife - Clearspine has managed to give a clear picture of The Big Game, Poker2Nite, Poker After Dark, High Stakes Poker, PokerWorks Book Review Section, and write strategy articles that are easy to follow and understand. Poker became a better place when he entered the picture.