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 to the introductory blog
Queen vs pawn
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
Starting From the End
As I wrote in the February 2020 update, I started studying the endgame a few weeks ago. My plan was to go through all of 100 Endgames You Must Know before writing about the endgame but, you know, plans are meant to change.
21 Mar 2020
February 2020 Update
An update about how the atlas is evolving and how I’m changing my chess improvement plans.
16 Feb 2020
By Michael Stean
A wonderful introduction to Chess strategy
The Soviet Chess Primer
By Ilya Maizelis
The best introduction to Chess I have ever read
Move First, Think Later
By Willy Hendriks
Thought-provoking and irreverent writing, this book will change the way you think about Chess forever.
100 Endgames You Must Know
By Jesus De la Villa
A must-read book about the endgame.
Garry Kasparov Teaches Chess
By Garry Kasparov
If Garry Kasparov publishes a masterclass about Chess, I watch it. It’s as simple at that.