Kung Fu, Part II: Kwoon, Sweet Kwoon

6 years ago with 2 comments
Last post, a reader wondered whether it was okay to do martial arts for the wrong reasons, and imagined that “BECAUSE IT’S AWESOME” might be a wrong reason. I tried to set him straight. Today we take on this part: I always favor amiableness over confrontation, to a fault…And while I’ll readily admit that I could stand to toughen up some, I also see a lot of good ...

This is just to say…

8 years ago with 21 comments
…that I am back. This isn’t a real post or anything, just sort of a hello. Here are some things I did on my sabbatical. Drove all over creation spending money like a drunken sailor Had Christmas at my parents’ house, fought with my mother (in a productive way), and made my father cry (in a nice way), which is the opposite of how things sometimes go Shot pool with an old ...