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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 Cambridge university jeezjust spent most of the day in a uni delivering removal crates , because it was an old historic building it took ages around small corridors stairs etc.I was there that long i now have a degree! http://www.chess.com/blog/lostapiece/cambridge-university-jeezTue, 03 Sep 2013 12:53:01 -0700http://www.chess.com/blog/lostapiece/cambridge-university-jeezhow are you feeling....hello every one .. remember when we had that little box with a quote that appeared under our avatar .. i miss that ,, i used to post a message to let people know id gone or when i`d be back  http://www.chess.com/blog/lostapiece/how-are-you-feelingMon, 24 Jun 2013 15:53:05 -0700http://www.chess.com/blog/lostapiece/how-are-you-feelinga review of my poemi thought i`d blogged this once but i find no reference in my archive , i apologise for re issuing it but every time i read it ( not too often , lol ) i feel i`ve created  something  above average taxing the mind, another conundrum, the same ...http://www.chess.com/blog/lostapiece/a-review-of-my-poemTue, 21 Sep 2010 11:04:59 -0700http://www.chess.com/blog/lostapiece/a-review-of-my-poemthemes: a blatant plug!!hi chess players of the world, i notice 842 people use my *coffee and chocolate theme, its easy on the eye ;) wouldnt it be nice if more of you  used it and i had a delusion that i`d actually left an indelible mark  on the planet  for  all ete...http://www.chess.com/blog/lostapiece/themes-a-blatant-plugTue, 21 Sep 2010 10:27:20 -0700http://www.chess.com/blog/lostapiece/themes-a-blatant-plugjan the 1stwow you were born on the 1st too , that's amazing ... no really it is your the 10 billionth person i seen on here born 1st of Jan.. now is it just laziness or do we have a lot of thoroughbred horse`s playing chess on here.. lolz lolz blinkin lolz http://www.chess.com/blog/lostapiece/jan-the-1stWed, 12 Aug 2009 09:18:37 -0700http://www.chess.com/blog/lostapiece/jan-the-1stjust the way i ami like talkin .. but cant talk all the time i like playing chess , thats why i come here .. i got 52 games on the go and no ones playing ... it really eats in to my patience.:( http://www.chess.com/blog/lostapiece/just-the-way-i-amSat, 01 Aug 2009 06:52:25 -0700http://www.chess.com/blog/lostapiece/just-the-way-i-amotb ... the friday game ..otb pub game , i was goin in to this game 0-1 down .. i was also going out on the lash later so i wanted to rush so i could get fed and washed and chilled ,i`d already been up since4.am including an 8hr shift in the foundry!! white d4 was my openi...http://www.chess.com/blog/lostapiece/otb--the-friday-gameSat, 01 Aug 2009 03:06:24 -0700http://www.chess.com/blog/lostapiece/otb--the-friday-gamepub chess .. holding the fortwell fridays continuing game otb  was a bit damp .. i was black and trailing 0-1 i couldnt aford to loose so i played caro can , funny thing is after the first move i thought , why am i playing this opening i dont even like it , 10 moves in  i t...http://www.chess.com/blog/lostapiece/pub-chess--holding-the-fortSun, 26 Jul 2009 03:04:35 -0700http://www.chess.com/blog/lostapiece/pub-chess--holding-the-fortthe pub game ..cont..notice how this is not straight after the event... that may give the result away in itself .. fridays otb game ended in a loss for me, i used the english opening and was doing very well .. caught him off guard ! but , because i wanted a result, i...http://www.chess.com/blog/lostapiece/the-pub-game-contSat, 18 Jul 2009 01:36:32 -0700http://www.chess.com/blog/lostapiece/the-pub-game-contotb at the pub (round 4)right then ! went down to a canal side pub , sat on the balcony playing chess with me mate mike .. it was intense , sometimes i wonder if a hard  days work is the ideal preparation for a game of chess , but the guinness helped , a good game with ...http://www.chess.com/blog/lostapiece/otb-at-the-pub-round-4Sat, 11 Jul 2009 04:20:12 -0700http://www.chess.com/blog/lostapiece/otb-at-the-pub-round-4lets sulk...i dont want to play live atm it ties you down , i dont want to play an open seek cause invariably they go away i want to play  and no body is on even though i have about 40 games on  your sulking friend , lostapiece http://www.chess.com/blog/lostapiece/lets-sulkSun, 05 Jul 2009 06:16:55 -0700http://www.chess.com/blog/lostapiece/lets-sulkotb at last !ok  the last two years i got my chess kick on here , but i bumped in to a bloke who plays chess .. (when they say they play , i always ask them their fav. opening , to see if they REALLY  play ) he said he used to play at club level and suggeste...http://www.chess.com/blog/lostapiece/otb-at-lastSat, 27 Jun 2009 05:26:48 -0700http://www.chess.com/blog/lostapiece/otb-at-lastdon la bibliothequeyes , i still go to the library , today i was sandwiched between two rugby playing types, they didnt give me any  notice , i think , i didnt want them to  and there was a baby gurning and making some rather aggressive growling noises , still i g...http://www.chess.com/blog/lostapiece/don-la-bibliothequeThu, 25 Jun 2009 09:42:28 -0700http://www.chess.com/blog/lostapiece/don-la-bibliothequetales from the library...mm .. this is really useful i can get on chess dot com straight out o work or whenever im in town .. a very handy way to make sure i keep up and in touch with me mates and opponents hoorah for public libraries !! http://www.chess.com/blog/lostapiece/tales-from-the-libraryWed, 20 May 2009 03:03:50 -0700http://www.chess.com/blog/lostapiece/tales-from-the-libraryLOSTAPIECE!!! (in the libraryi must apologise to all who are playing me . i have got  internet probs at home . normal service will resume as soon as possible ! .... i miss you all : ((( http://www.chess.com/blog/lostapiece/lostapiece-in-the-libraryWed, 29 Apr 2009 06:26:45 -0700http://www.chess.com/blog/lostapiece/lostapiece-in-the-libraryruddy eck!!im angelfish lol!!! to those who need to know http://www.chess.com/blog/lostapiece/ruddy-eckFri, 06 Feb 2009 15:47:22 -0800http://www.chess.com/blog/lostapiece/ruddy-eckthe ratings gamemy rating is like an oil tanker it goes a long way in one direction and takes twice as long to turn around ! im suffering at the moment , too many games ? not enough work? i dont know .. http://www.chess.com/blog/lostapiece/the-ratings-gameFri, 19 Dec 2008 11:22:31 -0800http://www.chess.com/blog/lostapiece/the-ratings-gamegroups good and badi get involved ... to a degree in various groups , but i find they are either too intense or too quiet most of the time maybe i should make one ?? it would be a bit draconian tho ... i am thinking about it ... the admin worries me a bit cause real...http://www.chess.com/blog/lostapiece/groups-good-and-badSun, 30 Nov 2008 08:49:54 -0800http://www.chess.com/blog/lostapiece/groups-good-and-badopen letter to melanerzas you blocked me ,because you are too imature to get a ticking off here is my reply to you!! after that quote me and sky spoke about his band and music . sorted you are young and although you seem to live on you glorious academic prowess, and b...http://www.chess.com/blog/lostapiece/open-letter-to-melanerzSun, 16 Nov 2008 03:42:41 -0800http://www.chess.com/blog/lostapiece/open-letter-to-melanerzjustice is right!!!i hate to admit it but guinness is for drinking , not playing chess on !! http://www.chess.com/blog/lostapiece/justice-is-rightSun, 09 Nov 2008 06:31:11 -0800http://www.chess.com/blog/lostapiece/justice-is-right