Paul 'Dr. Pauly' McGuire is a writer originally from New York City. He has lived in Las Vegas, NV on and off since 2005 but currently resides in Los Angeles, CA.
He covered the World Series of Poker and numerous other major poker tournaments for Tao of Poker, LasVegasVegas.com, Bluff Magazine, Poker Player Newspaper, Fox Sports, MSN, High Roller Magazine, Poker News, Poker Stars Blog, Bluff Europe, Vegas Seven and Rise Poker. His poker travels have taken him to Las Vegas, Los Angeles, Palm Springs, dog tracks in Florida, Atlantic City, Connecticut, Spain, Denmark, Monte Carlo, Australia, New Zealand, France, Sweden, the Netherlands, Hungary, Mexico, the Bahamas, Argentina, Costa Rica, Uruguay, Peru, and the UK.
McGuire authors the Tao of Poker, Tao of Pauly, and Tao of Bacon. He is the founder of Ocelot Sports. He is also the editor and founder of Coventry (a music blog) and the online literary magazine Truckin'. He also launched Tao of Fear, which is an interesting mix fear mongering and finance.
McGuire has also written for the UK Racing Post, MatchBook, Wicked Chops Insider, Sportsbetting News, iSeriesLIVE, OnGame Zone, Vegas Seven, the Borgata Casino, Las Vegas Business and Politics, Poker Pro Europe, PokerNews Magazine, Expressen, and Poker From the Rail.
Lost Vegas: The Redneck Riviera, Existentialist Conversations with Strippers, and the World Series of Poker was published in June 2010.
Lost Vegas was translated into French and published by Inculte in May 2011.
McGuire's first novel, Jack Tripper Stole My Dog, was published in May 2011
McGuire is currently working on an "untitled" manuscript.