Western Martial Arts, bowling, Buddhism, Bushido, camping, crystal hunting, dungeons and dragons, fantasy, fencing, fishing, hiking, karate, love, meditation, music, mythology, painting, philosophy, reiki, sculpture, soccer, swimming, swords, tai chi, taoism, templar, zen
LOTR, Wheel of time series (the first few), Sword of truth series, The Hagekure, Books by Tich Nath Hanh, The Song of Ice and Fire, Tales of the Otori, Kunst des Fectens
Star Wars, LOTR, pretty much anything with swords or fantasy in it. Jackie Chan movies. Fight Club, donnie Darko, Shaun of the Dead, stupid made for TV sci fi and fantasy movies with those really cheesy CG monsters. B movies.
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Good Evening Gents,I have two young boys. My oldest is the only one in school yet. Today his mother called me in a panic because another boy slapped my son in the face at recess. For whatever reason, my son did not press the issue and bring it up with his teacher, I'll have to ask him about that. But, that got the thought into my head, when IS it ok to tell a young man that if someone lays hands on you, it's acceptable to defend yourself? Obviously, I'm not thinking I should put my…See More
"I agree with the consensus. Avoid trouble spots and situations. Deescalate. Run. If you get into a situation where you can't avoid a fight, you'll have two choices, both of which have risks. 1. Stay…"