This is dedicated to every underpaid teacher and principal that does it with love- everyday. This is for the chaplains at the maximum security prisons. Much love to all the single mothers and fathers out there…Mad respect to the librarians like Kay Hones and Elaine Moskowitz.
Of course, we cannot forget the rappers, the DJ’s, the b-boys and b-girls who keep it moving on the floor, the graff writers and all the keepers of whats beautiful about Hip-Hop.
This is for the chess lovers, the tournament directors, competitors and parents who show up faithfully on the weekends. I wanna dedicate this to Josh Waitzkin, RZA, GZA, Rakaa, Paris, T-KASH, DJ QBert, Casual, Mikael Santini, Mike P, Dan Charnas, Robert Greene, Bruce George, Shamako Noble, Ramen, DLabrie, Popmaster Fabel, Daaim Shabazz, Fran Ten, Patrick Mahoney, Brian Zisk, Dandee and Lil Pat and ALL my Chessparkand WuChess fam- Thai Original BBQ. All of us who do it for the love- ALWAYS. I love y’all for loving what you do.