Favorite Actor: Robert DeNiro and Ben Affleck
Favorite Actress: Sharon Stone and Charlize Theron
Favorite Painter: Salvador Dali
Most Influential Chess Book: My System by Aron Nimzowitsch
Best Chess Country: Germany
Favorite Chessplayer of all time: Jose Raul Capablanca
What traits appeal: Kindness, honesty (integrity), sense of humor, goal oriented
Dreams: I do not dream. I lay down targets and move toward them.
Fear: Loss of loved ones
Has chess brought happiness?: I cannot imagine chess out of my life
View of future for chess: My life core is to believe in the better while being ready for the worst. That goes for chess.
Have men grown used to playing women?: Of course not! But women have definitely grown used to playing men!!
A future woman world chess champion? : Anything is possible. But a woman is a woman and she cannot be stronger than men by choice and circumstance.
(I find this beautiful woman fascinating. Don’t you?)