Okay, a public celebration about nothing. Yet I am still happy. Yesterday I got my highest ever rating in online blitz. I am now 1604, the first time over 1600 ever. I think my old record of 1587 was from October 2013; I play a lot and ove... | Read More
Over 100 puzzles in this blog!
Please read the variations in the notes!
For those of you who did the first 10 puzzles: I decided to merge that blog post with this one.
The puzzles are taken from: World Blitz Championship 2014 Round 1
(Pres... | Read More
I've been watching youtube videos since I was about 15. I remember this new thing called the 'internet' becoming popular, and I heard you could find almost anything you wanted on it. I was an avid soccer player, back in the day, and I never got to... | Read More
Below is a list of some chess history video series on Youtube.
Kingscrusher's Evolution of Chess Style
Greg Shahade's Key Moments in Chess History
https://www.youtube.com/playlist... | Read More
Be sure to check out the Smith-Morra madness from the earlier blog post where Marc Esserman plays several Smith-Morra bullet games with black and white vs the same opponent.
This time around it was time for Kingscrusher and again Esserman was rea... | Read More