New book

I am in the editing stages of my book on teaching martial arts. I have it scaled back from the original 1,205 pages down to about 850. I need to make it a bit more manageable. Look for some sample chapters soon!

2010 in review

The stats helper monkeys at WordPress.com mulled over how this blog did in 2010, and here’s a high level summary of its overall blog health: The Blog-Health-o-Meter™ reads Wow. Crunchy numbers The average container ship can carry about 4,500 containers. This blog was viewed about 15,000 times in 2010. If each view were a shipping…

Pinan Flow Drill from Iain Abernathy

Here is a great flow drill from Iain Abernathy showing an introduction to a flow drill from the start of a Pinan kata. He does fantastic work in bringing kata from the world of theory into the world of practice, unlike many I have known. I think it was Marc MacYoung who said, “The difference…