Last weekend I traveled to downtown Philadelphia to play in the National Chess Congress, a three day chess-fest of peeps, sitting and pushing bishops, rooks, pwns, and horsies (see titled players [noob master cough, cough] can call them horsie... | Read More
How to attain NM or any level of chess: play chess games and learn from them. Use your resources: start with Google. Now that I have answered that question for all time:
The following annotated games show how I review my games although I am l... | Read More
This was a blindfold simul game (1 of 6) given by GM Timur Gareev at 25' + 25" increment time control. Thanks to Timur for an outstanding game by him and also a shout-out thank you to IM Rensch for his lively commentary on chess.com TV (which I... | Read More
Today I was fortunate enough to have one of my games analyzed by IM David Pruess (dpruess) on chess tv. I really enjoyed the show and David's ideas and a few others contributed with interesting suggestions as well.
Below is the PGN of the game w... | Read More