On the Write Room Blog God Hates a Coward by R.L. Cherry | …I have oft enjoyed the board game Risk. ...to win you must eliminate all of your opponents…. Often there is a point where you must decide to risk either wiping out another player…or weakening yourself so much that another player will be able to easily destroy you. If you act too soon…you will fail and lose. If you hesitate too long, you…again lose. It is a matter of wisely assessing the options then taking an educated gamble. However. . .