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On the Cavalier Approach

On the Cavalier Approach

FM Cats4Sale
| 1 day ago

Firstly, I would like to wish everybody a Happy Thanksgiving! I hope that you all are filling up yourselves with turkey & stuffing Let me continue to give thanks for the Great Garry Kasparov, my mentor in chess and -- as he would argue beca...

Reconnaissance: On Kasparov

Reconnaissance: On Kasparov

FM Cats4Sale
| 5 days ago

I’m writing from my phone so I won’t be able to post a link (just my personal biased opinion); but seriously, therefore let me take the opportunity to “redeem” Garry the 13th World Chess Champion & paint him in a positi...

On Amnesia & the Human Condition

On Amnesia & the Human Condition

FM Cats4Sale
| 6 days ago

I'm happy that my last blog post was so well received; however, I must admit that I do feel a bit guilty not tying it more into chess (especially as this is a chess site!). Therefore, this next article will be a lot closer to the Royal Game that w...

Life & Death of Cats4Sale

Life & Death of Cats4Sale

FM Cats4Sale
| 8 days ago

Dear friends, For my first blog post, I'd like to elaborate on one of my favorite "novelettes" of all time: The Life and Death of Harriett Frean, written by May Sinclair (for as some of you may know, I've even created a now pseudo-anonymous acco...

Reconnaissance

Reconnaissance

FM Cats4Sale
| 8 days ago

Hello friends. As always, I appreciate your communal support, and I have decided to "give back" in any which way I can by providing some commentary in these blog posts It's been awhile, so I have to tread carefully so to speak in how I approa...

Reminiscence: My Chess Adventures

Reminiscence: My Chess Adventures

FM Cats4Sale
| Jun 17, 2018

A question I get a lot is how I got into chess. Well, here’s the answer! I started chess at the age of around 5 & a half (in the middle of kindergarten), when my chess teacher at school, Sunil Weeramantry, asked if I could play for ...

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