Many Chess.com University students have had trouble creating, viewing, and editing PGN files. Students have also struggled at installing and using chess engines in Fritz and/or Chessbase.
These days, it is very useful to know how to use programs... | Read More
Professor: Good evening, class.
Lucian: Good evening? But it’s only one o’clock in the afternoon.
Professor: Oh, forgive me. I’ve just flown back from Phnom Penh and I forgot to reset my watch.
Here, the class wasn’t sure if the ... | Read More
Professor: Hello, class. Why so pale and wan?
Class: (No response.)
Professor: Well, allow me to enliven your day by introducing two new classmates, Thomas and Rachel.
Everyone smiled guardedly.
Professor: I believe Zephyr and Lucian w... | 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
A few weeks ago, I was surfing through some of my earliest games, played in 2003 and 2004 and recorded in a tattered blue scorebook that has been gathering dust in my closet forever. As I expected, positional blunders appeared in alarming quantiti... | Read More