There is a buffer between real violence and training and there has to be one to allow progress both mental and physical. Many martial arts today rely on padded surfaces and body padding. This allows for higher throws in practice and greater force exerted in contact in striking and impact. There is however also negative… Read More Hard contact
The humanist movement is named so as it puts the person in the center of all things. I agree with them on this particular choice. You matter most. Divide the choice into three smaller choices and find what is right for you right now: Find the right teacher for you. It does not have to… Read More How to start with Russian martial art
How to teach your kid to act and resist abduction and live a full life TRUST You must place trust in your kid and work in a way that there is communication between you. Trust allows your kid to tell you he feels something is wrong and the family gains the synergy or working… Read More How to teach your kid to act and resist abduction and live a full life
It is a given statement to almost everyone that you have to push and pull to move people and that you need support for this effort. We are modeled as pulleys and beams, elastic and hard and it is all true but we are ignoring three simple things. The first is that we are dynamic… Read More The performer and the martial artist
http://vigilanceandtranquility.com In this video we go over attacks with one and with two point of orientation or one or two movements within the same attack or contact. This allows for an honest lesson in natural movement and also a longer life span.
We all give things and actions names and tags for easy communication and common understanding. The problem with tags is that it has a meaning of their own and sometimes take over the essence of the actual need or want. Babies crawl and walk on their hands and knees. So do soldiers and hunters and… Read More Military tactical battle CQB COIN and babies
A wolf stalks his pray in the snow and his foot presses a twig. The twig snaps and the deer tails off to his family protection, leaving the wolf and his babies to starve another night. There is a lot of talk about power and resilience. Many choose to show force and fan the fire under fear… Read More the power of fragility
You see them coming. You feel their hatred and the violence they wish to spew. You are alone when you feel this and it is sometimes the last thing you feel. I do not like the word humility. It is a great tool in your hand when you try to have others submit and do… Read More the mob
Can five minutes be more than an hour ? My answer is YES. It is the quality of the moment that matters. Consider your life and see what moments of Aha come to mind. What moments of joy and pain stay with you and you will see that a single moment of clarity is better… Read More Can five minutes be more than an hour ?
There are no men with two souls or two minds. Some are broken and some are scratched by events and time but we are still on an even plain in heart and mind. Our bodies all go up and down and need a mother and father to raise and introduce to the world. The more… Read More Pride is prejudice