My Passion is Gone

Over the past few days my mind has been racing – specifically in regards to thoughts on what I should devote my life to.  I have too many big ideas.  I know I’ve mentioned stuff like this plenty of times before.  But, I feel now my passion is gone more...

“Rich Dad, Poor Dad”

I am now officially a fan of Robert Kiyosaki.  I read one of his newer books a couple of months ago entitled “Fake”, but was a little disappointed.  However, I recently finished “Rich Dad, Poor Dad” and must say that it is the #1 Personal...

The Healing Power of The Bhagavad Gita

I very recently started reading “The Bhagavad Gita As It Is” by His Divine Grace A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Srila Prabhupada.  I wish I had started reading the Gita a long time ago.  I have been involved with the Hare Krishnas (The International Society for...

My Top 8 Heroes of All-Time (Revamped)

On Tuesday, August 10 2021, I wrote and uploaded a list of my top 8 heroes of all-time on my chess blog.  This is an updated version that I am rethinking, writing and uploading all over again. I’ve been looking back on that list lately from time to time and...

Do I Have Plans for Another Book?

Not too long ago, I was asked if I have plans for another book.  No, I don’t think so.  I’ve already shared with the World my deepest insights in Spirituality/Religion and Psychology.  There’s no more books left in me to write.  I do, however, plan...

Why I am a Christian

I’ve been studying World religions since the 1990’s.   A lot of my content revolves around them.  I’m going to be Frank here, part of my overall mission is to get people to follow Jesus Christ, specifically those who are having a hard time choosing a...

Many Saints… Who Made Tony Soprano?

The Many Saints of Newark takes place in the Newark New Jersey during the 60’s and 70’s.  All the hype about this prequel to HBO’s “The Sopranos” lead us to believe that the movie (The Many Saints of Newark) was going to be about the...

How to Beat an Expert Rated Chess Computer (FICS)

I can’t quit this GD Game!  God, I love it!  …and especially when I win!  ja ja ja jaThis Game was played on the Free Internet Chess Server (freechess.org) in the early morning of September, 26, 2021 Here is the PGN: [Event “rated standard...

LCN

Yes, I’ve had a fascination with the American Mafia (La Cosa Nostra) since I was about 17 years old.  It made me proud to have a full-blooded Neapolitan Italian grandfather.  I know, that’s a bit f*cked up!  I actually wrote a blog post a few years ago...