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Cherry Pop

Before I conclude that the entire world has permanently sunk into hell’s basement, I think it’s high time for some lighter fare!!! For months, I’ve been troubled that my… 290 more words


The Future of Small Arms

Years ago, I satisfied my writing urges by writing short stories. These were typically military-themed, and were almost always in some subset of science fiction. At the time, my backup career field was going to be game design. 735 more words


Gun Shots in the Neighborhood

As I came down the street from my daily walk to the creek, I saw Ron on his front porch. He is always fun to talk to, full of good stories told in the great Southern tradition. 330 more words

The Law of Diminishing Returns: Are We Spending Too Much for Precision?

There is a story about the late Colonel John Boyd in which he admonishes a young crowd of Air Force officers about progressing through their careers. 904 more words


Air Rifle Practice

I have been really bad about attending air rifle practice, and even worse about posting my scores. Here are the scores from the last two air rifle practices of the semester: 13 more words

New Mexico

50 Shades of NPOA

Anyone who has participated in an Appleseed (especially if you suffered under my instruction) has been taught the importance of Natural Point of Aim. Achieving NPOA is the ultimate refinement of all the steady hold factors of your position and all the six steps of firing the shot. 233 more words


Calguns monthly shoot - Meeting new gun buddies!

As a California gun owner, there’s a sense of camaraderie like when you wave to a passing motorcyclists from your motorcycle. Californians typically don’t like guns, don’t understand them. 553 more words