This website documents my journey as I explore the vast world of
Chess. You will find updates about my progress in the
blog. If you don't know where to start, head out
introductory blog post.
Queen vs pawn
New Life New Plan
As announced in this twitter thread, I’m on a long sabbatical (one year or more) from work. I intend to use most of my free time to train my body and my mind.
22 Jul 2021
Lonewolf Season 21 Recap
A report of my first lonewolf tournament
17 May 2021
Practical Chess Exercises
A quick overview of my experience with the amazing practical chess exercises: 600 positions form tactics to strategy
11 May 2021
December 2020 Update
An update about how the Atlas is evolving and how I’m changing my Chess improvement plans. With a touch of end of the year reflection
31 Dec 2020
The Woodpecker Method
In this blog post, I cover my experience with the woodpecker method. The whole process took a few months and I tried my best to report all the crucial aspects.
17 Aug 2020
By Mauricio Flores Rios
The pawn structures reference book
22 Aug 2021
By Michael Stean
A wonderful introduction to Chess strategy
16 Feb 2021
The Soviet Chess Primer
By Ilya Maizelis
The best introduction to Chess I have ever read
01 Jul 2020
Move First, Think Later
By Willy Hendriks
Thought-provoking and irreverent writing, this book will change the way you think about Chess forever.
21 May 2020
100 Endgames You Must Know
By Jesus De la Villa
A must-read book about the endgame.
01 May 2020