Many articles have been written on this topic. But just how trustworthy are they? Chess afficionados want us to believe that playing the royal game will raise our IQ, ward off Alzheimers and maximise reproductive success. On the other hand, the Gr... | Read More
Simultaneous on 10 boards with WGM ADRIANA NIKOLOVA on Saturday (22.10.2016) at 10:00p.m. (Eastern Europ. Time) GMT+2 hours, 3:00p.m. New York Time, 8:00p.m. London (UK) Time
The time control would be 60min+10sec. per move to the end of the... | Read More
From the beginning of recorded history men and women have become entrapped by habits that lead to addictions.
An addiction is a thirst that, if denied, has devastating consequences. When you are addicted and denied the drugs, work, food, ... | Read More
The past few weeks I have been pouring over games from the 2016 Olympiad, held in Baku. There are THOUSANDS of games! That's the bad news. The good news: there is so much to learn Even at this point, having only looked at two dozen or so... | Read More
I finally saw Queen of Katwe and was deeply moved. And I'm not just saying this as someone who loves chess. I'm saying this as someone who loves humanity. The film explored so many important global issues, offered so many beautiful life lessons... | Read More