The idea of a “bucket list” is not a new one. It’s an age-old concept to compile a list of things you’d like to do before you “kick the bucket,” or pass away.
Unlike traveling the world or buying your dream ho... | Read More
As we move along in our exploration of the endgames that defined the battles for the world championship, we come to the 1894 match between Emanuel Lasker and Wilhelm Steinitz, which took place in New York, Philadelphia, and Montreal.
In the year... | Read More
Professor: What do you say, class?
Class: (Mumbled voices.)
Professor: It’s great that I have a captivated audience.
Hale: Captivated or captive?
Professor: Now that I’ve captured your attention, let’s talk a... | Read More
Professor: Good day, class. It’s wonderful to see you.
Zephyr and Lucian: It’s wonderful to see you, too, Professor.
Professor: As different as the two of you are, you always seem so connected.
Lucian: You mean like emotionally awar... | Read More
Professor: Good afternoon, class. I hope this past week has been spectacular.
Zephyr: It was for me. I got to go to a concert. I heard Beethoven’s "Symphony No. 9". It was glorious.
Professor: The Ninth Symphony! I wish I could have been ... | Read More