wow, I really haven't been posting much in the last few months...
just a little update with what's going on with me lately:
I'm still here- don't worry. In a month, I plan to celebrate two years (has it really been that long?) on this site. I've been trying my best to help it along, and I've even managed to convince erik to make some of my suggested features reality-though so far they've been largely ignored.
I'm also currently updating my chess book collection at home and working on a secret little document that's circulating among a few of my trusted friends. and, most unfortunately, I've seen some of the friends I've made here leave or lose their accounts to cheating.
but enough gloomy talk- here's a game to complete this post: