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they say skies are for dreamers

trying to reach what cannot be reached

then if this is so, should we just dive deeper

so we can find new religions to preach. 67 more words



I watched a little bit of the Cardinal broadcast this afternoon, and the announcers were talking about how the new clubhouse game in the Cardinal locker room is chess.   459 more words


The Game

Crispin looked at the board despairingly.

There was nothing he could do. He had played into Franklin’s hands, and it was now just a matter of a few moves before inevitable defeat. 468 more words


Fontella Bass - Rescue me/Soul of the man

The Chess UK Singles – one by one

“Rescue me” by Fontella Bass was released on Chess CRS 8023 in November 1965.


Brent Schools Chess League

A number of Kingsbury High’s Sixth Form students competed in the Brent Schools Chess League held at Barham Primary School in March.

In the lead up to the competition, the students regularly attended Kingsbury High School’s own Chess Club. 34 more words

Kingsbury High School

It's Your Move: daily chess puzzle #341

Black to play and win

Vaganian – Planinc, Hastings 1974


In a game, I am not sure what I would have played, but since it is a puzzle -and since I vaguely recall the denouement – I probably saw the game in BCM in my teens- 1..Nc2+ 2 Kd2[] (2 Ken?? 22 more words


Puzzle Worthy Position 19

Black is just one move away from mate. What should white play?