I always lose
I never win. I wonder if that’s the way it’ll be forever.
I lose in sports; I lose in those dice and word games you play on your phone; I never pick the winners at Oscar time; I never place in contests, except for that one countywide poetry contest I won in second grade. But that doesn’t really count because the teacher entered my poem without my knowledge.
Eight years ago when my son was born, I made a promise that I’d save him from my bad gaming luck. Si...