It all started in my garage. The year was 1979, and I wanted to make the world safer. I believed I could. And I started with one student. Six years later I moved to a small school in an industrial area in Montreal. It was 1985. This place was about 1500 sq/ft. […]
Seriously, I cant’ make this sh*t up. Hopefully you read my last blog Death by Keyboard. If you didn’t, take five and click the link and go read it because what happened Friday with Tim Larkin is so ridiculous you’re going to think I’m bullshitting.
You read it? Good. This all happened in […]
I get asked (often) why I engage detractors online? Why would I waste time trying to educate ‘trolls’?
The truth is I am not trying to educate ‘trolls’. My online opponents aren’t 15 year old kids living in the basement with names like [email protected], no, sadly most are grown adults. Worse, […]
I’m on a flight home. It’s a red-eye. I’m exhausted and want to sleep. The woman beside me starts talking as we are taxi-ing. She starts telling me about her job and how she almost missed the flight and so on. I’m being polite, trying to listen. But all I’m thinking is ‘I […]
The mental side of combat is so vast and powerful that it quite literally determines your next move. Dan Millman wrote, “When faced with just one opponent and you oppose yourself… you’re outnumbered.” Powerful words. Your mind can be your ally or your most formidable opponent. Your thoughts can motivate you or they can create the Inertia State of psychophysical paralysis.