Wow! Where has all the time gone? We'll I've had family visits and other such things to occupy me. But I can also report that I've been working on my chess too regularly to have had time to write about it lately!
Studying Chess Made Easy by Andrew Soltis. I read so many of his openings books for club players 20 years ago and appreciated his attention to the mindset of a patzer, so I decided to give this book a go. I haven't been able to put it down since it arrived!
Look below the fold for the solution.
1.Bxf7+! Rxf7 2.Qh8+! Kxh8 3.Nxf7+ and Nxg5
Oh, and by the way, did I mention that the game was played blindfolded with rapid time control?