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Mushin - A State of No Mind

Having recently read a blog post on the state of Mushin, or No-Mind, I have been prompted to pass on my thoughts on this matter and also some observations from my dojo experiences. 527 more words


When does push become pull?

I have previously mentioned the perils of training with someone who continually over-steps the levels at which you feel confident at training at, but sometimes this a good thing.  416 more words

Martial Arts

SKILLZ at Bossier TKD-Age Specific Martial Arts Training with a Twist!

Research has proven that children who do not participate in childhood activities that enhance their physical, emotional, intellectual, and social stages of development tend to fall behind those who do, which means their chance of success as adults weakens. 286 more words

Children Martial Arts

Human Arts

As I sit here for martial arts testing
(A once-every-two-month$ event)
What beautiful sea of humanity
Surrounds me as we watch
Our collective children
Kick and punch through boards… 59 more words


Compare and Contrast: Java Sea and Bismarck Sea...and Kendo

Taking place only a year apart, the battles off Java between 27 February and 1 March, 1942, and the air attacks on a Japanese task force in the Bismarck Sea between 2 and 4 March, 1943, could not have been more different in outcome or in net result.   913 more words

American History


I took Joel to Sun Hang Do. He complained all the way there. And then hopped out of the car and bounced inside.

There were two new boys in the class – they fidgeted. 108 more words