Pushing When Pulled

When they push, you pull. When they pull, you push.  This simple statement was one of the core principles taught…

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Rage Against Fear

Martial arts schools today focus on the ancillary benefits of training rather than the true purpose of the art itself.…

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Facts: Don’t Wait Too Long

The recent case of Ahmaud Arbery in Brunswick, Georgia has once again raised the specter of a fractured society in…

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Revenge, Vengeance, & Justice

“Revenge is an act of passion; vengeance, of justice: injuries are revenged; crimes are avenged.” -Samuel Johnson “A hundred-year-old revenge…

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The Social Media PhD

There was a time in society, especially American society, that respect was a virtue. Younger generations were taught to respect…

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The Power of Words

Words mean things. That reality has been lost in the modern world. Words are tossed around flippantly, as if they…

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Choices

If you have ever trained in the martial arts, undoubtedly you recognize that there are far more benefits to training…

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Counterclockwise Thinking

People in general think and behave in a clockwise fashion. This was a lesson that I learned very early on…

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