Ask GM Joel Submission Guidelines
Please address your questions to askgmjoel@uschess.org and include a summary of your question in the subject line. Otherwise, your entry may be discarded as spam.

Information like name, rating and USCF ID is optional when asking GM Joel a question.

Specific questions that relate to chess theory and analysis are welcome. Feel free to suggest a title for your question, like "Frustrated with Endgames" or "Terrified to Blunder."

All questions should be geared toward publication- do not expect personal or individual replies nor use this as a forum for business inquiries. If you'd like to comment on something Joel said, please logon as a member and make a comment in the Chess Life Online article that links to his column.