Wednesday, October 31, 2012

The Genius of the Kibitzer

The Genius of the Kibitzer, Part I. Now Playing at GM Nigel Davies' The Chess Improver. You can also comment here, if you are so inclined.

Wednesday, October 24, 2012

Meetings With Remarkable Chess Masters

Meetings With Remarkable Chess Masters, posted today at Nigel Davies' The Chess Improver.

IM Byron Nickoloff, a Remarkable Man

Thursday, October 18, 2012

Chess Master at Any Age?

My latest at The Chess Improver is in part a reply to fellow columnist Tim Hanke's Is Age Relevant to Chess Improvement?. I have previously written about Rolf Wetzell's book Chess Any Age and I thought Nigel's site could use a little give and take. Maybe next week I'll do my best to really stir up some controversy, like saying that openings are important! That'll bring out the long knives...

Thursday, October 11, 2012


My latest post is titled Attention! over at GM Nigel Davies' The Chess Improver. Given the lack of reaction to it on Nigel's Facebook page I am unsure if it's just borrring...

or so brilliant, so complete, that no one has anything to add. If you have thoughts on it please share here.

Wednesday, October 03, 2012

Chess Humour

My latest posting at GM Nigel Davies' The Chess Improver.