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←with sister Eileen summer 2012 - USCF Meritorious Service Award Aug 2007→
The 2nd edition of Looking for Trouble, updated and expanded, now available.
I am told only ~1,500 have purchased The World's Most Instructive Amateur Game Book (Amazon 4.5/5 stars). That's amazing; it's at least as good (if not better) my other books, which have sold much more. So if you've not purchased it, I can pretty much guarantee you will get your money's worth and more
I have made the "Calendar" of events inactive; the rest of the Tournaments page, with all its helpful links, is still available
Several have written to ask about the availability of my weekly videos on ICC: My videos are still scheduled to be published every Saturday on ICC: http://danheisman.home.comcast.net/~danheisman/Main_Chess/dan_videos.htm
The new exception is that if ICC is doing a "Game of the Day" video for a big event, then the "regular" video that day does not get published and is put off til the next week. Since many tournaments start and/or end on weekends, videos due to come out on weekends, like my "Improve Your Chess" series, are more affected. So I have not had a new video published since Jan 4. If you are interested in addressing this scheduling, the ICC is always available via their website www.chessclub.com; I just go along with whatever policy best fits the ICC and their customers.
Full-Time Instructor: Adults & Juniors of all levels, live or internet - I almost always have room for new students
To support our chess charity, we have a store to sell merchandise via our Chess.com Dan Heisman Learning Center. The store, with logo'd merchandise, is at http://www.cafepress.com/dhlc. All net proceeds go to the Dan Heisman Chess Support Fund charity to support local youth chess via The Philadelphia Foundation.
All my articles (Chess Cafe, Chess.com & others) are arranged by subject on a single web page. Enjoy!
Author, 11 Chess books: Watch for the 2nd Edition (over 50% new material!) of The Improving Chess Thinker imminent!
Charitable Donations Page - If you find my site helpful, please consider making a tax-deductible donation to one of my charities, Thanks!!
Have a question? You don't have to be a student; I will answer for free if you call (please try to keep call relatively short). Please call 610-649-0750 (preferred) or email your phone number and I will call you. It is much easier to have a phone conversation, but I also answer all legitimate email questions.
Lessons - "To acquire knowledge one must study; but to acquire wisdom one must observe." - Marilyn vos Savant
In October 2009 I went to Abu Dhabi, where I gave a Sheik a week of chess lessons
Like math and chess? Check out my article on game theory and chess.My final 83(!) radio shows are archived by the ICC (ICC membership required)
Sample of my art (including chess stuff) - Except for the Black king, most of my best stuff had already been wall-mounted and is not shown. I will draw a custom-ordered, signed, 8.5x11 grey-scale for $39, money-back guarantee. So far less than 10 sold: Collector's item?!
I was live on the Howard Stern show with Scott Andreacci of Integcorp Monday May 18, 2009 roughly 9:40-11 AM.
Shelly and I attended the 2005 Heisman Trophy Dinner in NY. I said Hi to John Capelletti (Penn State) and Shelly to Tony Dorsett (Pitt). We got our picture taken (photos 89, 90) with the Heisman Trophy. Football coach John Heisman was my great-grandfather's first cousin.
See upper left column of this page for many direct links. Many additional 2nd and 3rd tier pages once you navigate:
Clubs - includes all periodic tournaments sent to me from the Philadelphia area!
Up a level from the Chess pages is the Heisman and Hahn Homepage
Dan is a big Family Guy fan - Quotes
How do I feel about climate change? Read this article. And congratulations to Newsweek for publishing this article. May the Singularity save us? (no, I'm not kidding, just hopeful)
Good (but frightening) ABC show: Earth 2100 - it's only our most important issue
Ultraverse published my 2nd Science Fiction Story, "No One Likes Losing" and
Kalkion has published my "real dream" story "Saving an Important Life"
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