Category: A pic is worth a 1000 words
Worse Tournament Result Ever?
I don’t usually write about blitz chess here on this blog, but when I saw a tweet claiming that Kasparov had … Read the rest
Ariana Saavedra. Born Venezuela. Model and author.
“Me siento feliz cuando estoy sola, porque cuando estoy sola, puedo estar en donde … Read the rest
Traces of summers long past
“Yeah we all shine on, like the moon, and the stars, and the sun.” John Lennon. Left to right, … Read the rest
Finally, Light at the End of the Tunnel !?
Wonderful photograph by Sergey Minin of a young lady…about to take a stroll in the park … Read the rest
GENS UNA SUMUS–19
While the world is playing it safe…as safe as the experts advise possible given the covid-19 crisis, FIDE shows itself willing to … Read the rest
“A mask is not to disguise who you are but to show who you really are.” ― Sophie’s Secret And who are … Read the rest
How to be Happy?
“If you want to be happy, be.” – Leo Tolstoy (1828 to 1910). Yuki, by New York fashion photographer Joseph … Read the rest
What is a Photo?
Model and photographer unknown. Photography might be the world’s number one hobby, but not everyone is happy. “To photograph people is … Read the rest
“Today was a Great Day for Chess”
So wrote Yuri Garrett, of FIDE’s “Fair Play” Commission when a similar photo to that of the young … Read the rest
Seduction & Laughter
“If you make a woman laugh, you can make her do anything.” – Marilyn Monroe. The incredible Justine Parker. A smile that … Read the rest
LOVE AT FIRST SIGHT!
Part of an advertising campaign “Love what you see”. Definitely, I love what I see!… Read the rest
The stunning Heidi Nunez Gomez (b.1979,Santo Domingo). “It is not enough to conquer; one must learn to seduce. ” – Voltaire.
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Chess is Timeless
An old photo (1884) of Red Square, Moscow LINK
The year was 1884. John D. Rockefeller was the richest man in the
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Life in Trump’s America. Part XXV
The amazing Kayleen Franklin. Half-Filipina, half-Caucasian model from B.C. Canada. Unfortunately, she is exactly the kind of ‘non-white’ that … Read the rest
How Magnus is preparing for Caruana
Is Magnus Carlsen in love? With just weeks to go before the defence of his World Championship title, Carlsen … Read the rest