Another good day of working on the chess. Not enough time to do everything I wanted (I only made moves on a few of my correspondence games and did some tactics), but I still was able to spend some time on it. 10/16 on tactics gave me a slightly im... | Read More
Things are progressing nicely in my chess improvement plan. My correspondence games are exiting the opening (or at least exiting theory). I've got a couple of good games going on. Tactics for today: 10/13.
I also watched this interesting analys... | Read More
Today was a good chess day for me. I was able to go 20/25 on the tactics today. This was the one I am most proud of finding the solution to.
I was also able to play a slow game tonight. It was a Petroff Defense, and I don't get to see that too of... | Read More
Super long day at work today. I did my tactics (6 correct of 11.... brain fried), but I decided to put all the correspondence games on hold for the night. No brain space to carefully think about my moves.
Favorite tactic of the day and favorite t... | Read More
Sadly, no full games of chess today. I'm playing my correspondence games very slowly, though that is not keeping me completely blunder free. In one of my games my opponent just had a nice series of queen moves that will win my bishop.
In tactics ... | Read More