**How to calculate chess positions?**

“The
grandmaster's secret” is what every average chess player will want
to know. But unfortunately there is no "secret" for evaluating chess positions with high accuracy. We just need to change the view by which we look at the board while evaluating. But that's also not going to be easy. Only extensive practical experience on applying the methods described in this article will improve the player's playing strength. This article is not written by an experienced rated chess player of any sort, the author just play chess and analyses chess to some degree. And the author does not claim that the methods presented in this article are standardized theoretical methods.