Zugzwang: [ˈtsuːktsvaŋ]

1. German for "Compulsion to move".
2. When your couch gets stuck in a stairwell and you can't move it out.
3. A player is said to be in "zugzwang" when any possible move will worsen their position.


Weekly Review: 7/18/14 – 7/31/14

Greetings friends! It’s been a big week this week; the last time we met this blog looked completely different. I hope that you all like the new “face-lift” (if not leave a comment below). As some of you may have noticed, I am doing another weekly review. I am still working on compiling information for some other posts but in… Read more →

Revised Cookbook!

Greetings everyone, as promised I have revised my cookbook! New editions include two new chili recipes, a fantastic new Guacamole recipe, and new pasta recipes. I encourage all of you to try these recipes out. As always if you have any questions please let me know by utilizing the comments section below. Read more →


Weekly Review: 7/4/14 – 7/17/14

Welp, once again I find that I have fallen behind on updating this hastily put together blog. So once again, I am reduced to sharing amusing images I found online and headlines that occurred since the last post. There are more interesting posts to come I promise! In the meantime, here are some headlines since the last post: Read more →

Weekly Review: 6/20/14 – 7/3/14

Hello everyone, I’m working on a lot of different posts and projects now that have consumed a lot of my time. That said I present to you a miniature post that I hope you people enjoy. I will do these periodically when I feel I haven’t written enough. I hope they will be a bit of a respite from the… Read more →