Confessions of a Chess Addict: I, alone


Original entry date 10 April 2015


It's 3am and I've found myself craving a face to face game of chess. Unfortunately, since my transcontinental "visit" (which I might say is a joke because my time in the US has far outweighed visit status) I have been lacking the following:

True social interaction with tangible people. I guess, I'm slowly finding solice in the fact tht I can simply power off and unplug, which can be a bit easier than walking away sometimes.  It's felt almost chore-like to go for coffees with acquaintences, grocery shopping...really anything that requires changing out of my pink skull pyjama bottoms.

When I do meet people, I'm finding myself in conversations about topics they just cannot relate to...