Chess.com - Play. Learn. Share. Online chess community where you can play chess, learn strategies and tactics, read chess news, see book reviews, find rules & tips, get free downloads, and more! http://www.chess.com/ 2007 Chess.com Taking Your Time          One of the biggest problems among amateurs (800-1200) is playing too quickly. I used to play in G30 tournaments and take on average 5 seconds per move. I missed Checkmate In Ones, hanging pieces (both mine and my opponents), and som...http://www.chess.com/blog/danny_dan/taking-your-timeTue, 04 Feb 2014 18:36:50 -0800http://www.chess.com/blog/danny_dan/taking-your-timeWould you compare chess to life?Chess is very comparable to life. There are many ways to relate. One of them is choices. In the beginning of a chess game, you have a little amount of choices. It is like life because it starts with what toy you want to buy or which friends you ma...http://www.chess.com/blog/danny_dan/would-you-compare-chess-to-lifeWed, 29 Jan 2014 16:38:08 -0800http://www.chess.com/blog/danny_dan/would-you-compare-chess-to-life