How to Win Against the Philidor Defense (C41)

Philidor Defense (C41) –1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 d6 The Philidor Defense (C41) was named after the famous 18th century player Francois-Andre Danican Philidor who described that “the pawns are the soul of chess”. Philidor advocated 2. …d6 instead of the more common 2. …Nc6. His original idea was to challenge White’s center with the… Continue reading How to Win Against the Philidor Defense (C41)

Chess Openings – How to Destroy Your Opponent in the Open Game

Chess Openings: The Open Game (1. e4 e5) We always to destroy our opponents with chess openings! But what is the best chess opening? Well, most chess games by young players and even Grand Masters start with 1.e4 e5. This chess opening is called the Open Game. The best Open Game Chess Opening to improve… Continue reading Chess Openings – How to Destroy Your Opponent in the Open Game

Winter is Never Forever – Poetry Writing #13

Winter is Never Forever – Poetry Writing #13 Donning his heavy armour the boy rushed out.Emptiness and cold – he got ready for his bout.Brown leaves on the ground, he shivered about.He kept his pace up but began to doubt. Looking behind he saw his shadow,Nothing more, not even a sparrow.Clouds blackening, beginning to flow,Through… Continue reading Winter is Never Forever – Poetry Writing #13

When will the time be up? – Poetry writing #12

When will the time be up? – Poetry Writing #12 An island all alone.The sea all around.Trapped but looking.Looking but lost. Where are you?Where am I?What do you want?Why are you here? To bear the sea,Is all I can be.Why must you see?That I want to be free. I wasted my youth,Searching for the honest… Continue reading When will the time be up? – Poetry writing #12

Who wears the Crown? – Poetry Writing #11

Who wears the crown? – Poetry Writing #11 Two hundred bright flashes or more.We don’t need to close the door.Already too late.There goes the gate.Up high, flying,Burning, dying. Two giants fighting,Everyone else crying,There is no need,for us to bleed,Why must you fight?Who cares who’s right?What matters is us,Not the terminus. One elephant higher,The other one… Continue reading Who wears the Crown? – Poetry Writing #11

How and When Did Julius Caesar Die? Explained

When did Julius Caesar Die? All your Burning Questions Answered! Here, I will explain how Julius Caesar died and when Julius Caesar died. There might be a few tidbits of history, especially about the Ancient Roman calendar, that you will need to know so that you can fully understand the answers to these questions. Fortunately,… Continue reading How and When Did Julius Caesar Die? Explained

Guilty Feelings – Creative Writing Prompt #37

Then She Found Me Here is a short story about guilty feelings written based on a creative writing prompt. Tomorrow is another day, but for some people today is already their last. The small boat was rocking up and down, with the sun shining down on my back. I looked at the ocean swell, with… Continue reading Guilty Feelings – Creative Writing Prompt #37

The Italian Game – The Best Chess Opening For White

The Italian Game – The Best Chess Opening for White The Italian Game is an Open or Double-King Pawn Game (1. e4 e5) which is one of the most popular chess openings for white. The other popular chess openings for white would be the Ruy-Lopez, Queen’s Gambit and the London System. Here in this post,… Continue reading The Italian Game – The Best Chess Opening For White

The French Defense – Learn a Top 3 Chess Opening for Black

The French Defense – Learn a Top 3 Chess Opening for Black The French Defense is a Semi-Open or Single-King Pawn Game (1. e4 other) which is usually in the top three of the most popular chess openings for black. The other two most popular chess openings for black would be the Sicilian Defense and… Continue reading The French Defense – Learn a Top 3 Chess Opening for Black

Topic: Chess

Topic: Chess Here is an overview of the posts I have written about chess.Please take a look and see what you like! If there’s anything missing, let me know and I’ll write about it too An Overview of Some Chess Topics The Best Youtube Playlists for Learning Chess (videos) An Overview of the Most Legit… Continue reading Topic: Chess