I'm skipping this week to concentrate on at least understanding opening theory a little more. I'm going to read Capablanca's thoughts as well as Nimzovitch's thoughts. I'm going to develop a bit of a repitoire before trying my hand at it again... | Read More
I played in my very first OTB tournament last night. It wasn't a large event. There were 18 people there. It was swiss format. I had a by right before that round. I got crushed by far superior players otherwise.
This guy was better than... | Read More
So 2009 has come, and gone far too quickly and the last couple weeks, my game has been slipping. I've missed some pretty spot-able tactical things, I keep blundering etc.
So here's my new year's resolution. I'm going to go to great effort to ... | Read More
So I'm not very good. I'm going to use this as a sort of place to keep track of my thoughts. I've done blogging before for music theory which is what I went to school for but this is going to be a touch more personal.
I'm go... | Read More