November 3rd, 2010 · 4 Comments
On more cynical days, I have advised less experienced martial artists that, no matter how long and hard they train, they will never become a mysterious 19th-century Chinese gentleman–so if that is their true goal, they might as well give up.
But now the problem has been solved. [Read more →]
October 30th, 2010 · 6 Comments
Which of these comics is most relevant to your practice of martial arts?
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October 24th, 2010 · 4 Comments
October 31st, 2009 · 6 Comments
If you’re being chased by an angry bull, and then you notice you’re also being chased by a swarm of bees, it doesn’t really change things. Just keep on running.
How to Fend Off a Shark
Hit back. If a shark is coming toward you or attacks you, use anything you have in your possession—a camera, probe, harpoon gun, or fist—to hit the shark’s eyes or gills, which are the areas most sensitive to pain. The nose is not as sensitive as these areas. [Read more →]
October 31st, 2006 · 1 Comment
Enjoy this frightful performance of Yang style Taijiquan’s Parting the Wild Horse’s Mane, courtesy of Qi Journal.