Etcetera 20.

The Pirates sound like a lucky bet. Unless it’s a Tuesday in May.

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Some folks say the Nassau Coliseum is an unlucky room.

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No such thing as sailor’s luck.

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The ice fisher says he’s sick of luck.

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Blind luck, said the heavyweight, what the hell is that.

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Beginner’s luck is a billiards-in-the-daytime phenomenon.

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Is this a pot luck or a ping pong tournament?

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The mud wrestler’s story is a hard-luck story.

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There isn’t room for luck in badminton.

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If love is luck, then love is not a game, and surely not a sport.

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His dad took him to to the monster truck show and he felt like the luckiest kid in Iowa.

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The poker player never touches computers. He says they give rotten luck.

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He bowled a spare, and then another spare, and he wondered what kind of luck is that.

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The water skier spat out his gum and wished himself good luck.

Written By

Joshua Baldwin is an editor at Eephus. He is the author of The Wilshire Sun, a novella. His writing has appeared in The Paris Review, n+1, The Brooklyn Rail, Chicago Review, Prelude, and elsewhere. He lives in Los Angeles. Reach him at josh@eephusmag.com.

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