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Test your chess: daily chess puzzle # 225

White to play and win

It is not just the first move that is needed, further depth is required.

JA Ophoff v L Bouah 2005… 215 more words


An American Story (Part 16)

Vann had leaned back completely against the support post and closed his eyes.  I gave him a few minutes of rest as I ran through the part of the story I had just been told.  1,105 more words


Kindred's Eye on Women in Politics: Colonel Martha McSally, Ret.

U.S. Representative (R-AZ), Col. Martha McSally, Ret., serves on the Armed Services Committee / Homeland Security & Task Force on Combating Terrorist and Foreign Fighter Travel has been active as a first term female Congresswoman.  557 more words


Strategy strategy strategy

You know you literally can’t play chess without a strategy and win. It’s about being able to think about what your opponent is thinking about, what you are thinking about and how to be able to make that finishing blow to the king. 92 more words


Round 2 NCC

A tension filled second round of the Irish National Club Championships is currently underway in the West County Hotel in Ennis.

First round results … 127 more words



Here is a 5 minute video which is worth watching.

1 Samuel 20:3 And David sware moreover, and said, Thy father certainly knoweth that I have found grace in thine eyes; and he saith, Let not Jonathan know this, lest he be grieved: but truly as the Lord liveth, and as thy soul liveth,there is but a step between me and death.


How to improve your chess visualisation skills

I suspect every ambitious chess player at some point imagined themselves playing a simultaneous blindfold exhibition. You sit in your comfortable chair, the large, black, silk blindfold blocking out all light.  1,543 more words