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Ten Reasons

I’ve had lots of little aha! moments from jiujitsu this week (and a side-note: I LOVE SPIDERGUARD)… but have not enough time to write them down. 140 more words


Success, the Great Liar

“Success has always been the greatest liar – and the ‘work’ itself is a success; the great statesman, the conqueror, the discoverer is disguised by his creations, often beyond recognition; the ‘work,’ whether of the artist or the philosopher, invents the man who has created it, who is supposed to have create it; ‘great men,’ as they are venerated, are subsequent pieces of wretched minor fiction” 168 more words


Shoot. Don't shoot!

I feel so lucky to have folks willing to help me get ready for this thing! Haven’t had problems getting people to come in for open mat, and my teachers have been great with help and insight and modifications. 880 more words

Team Zenquest Doing Work At NAGA

My toe still hurt when I went back to training on Friday morning. Certain movements were a little harder. It was annoying but it didn’t bother me too much. 2,177 more words


More Training, More Learning, And A Ledgendary Night....

I felt pretty good coming back from my first competition. I was congratulated by my teammates and instructors. It was good to feel like the man. 721 more words


Stars,Stripes,and Medals....

It was June 22,2013. I had dieted and worked hard to get to where I was. No breakfast for me that morning. Had to make sure I made weight. 910 more words


Another Stripe another step forward.....

Spring was becoming summer. The weather wasn’t the only thing changing. I was too. I was losing weight, I was toning up. I was getting muscles in places I had never had before. 518 more words