Posts Tagged ‘attitude’

17 Jun
2014

Grounded: The Virtue of Humility

What does a person do to exhibit the Virtue of Humility? Looking back at people who play sports, it seems [&hellip

10 Jun
2014

The one who inspires

I joined the SCA before I met my wife. When I was talking about fighting in a tournament, I was [&hellip

29 Apr
2014

Legacy

This Reign, I’ve had the privilege of seeing four different sets of new Barons and Baronesses take Their Baronial thrones. The [&hellip

22 Apr
2014

Hope: The Principal Instrument

In the course of my studies, I frequently review and think about chivalric virtues. Which virtue is the greatest? That [&hellip

15 Apr
2014

To lighten a heavy load

I authorized rapier this year, in part because, as a member of the Queen’s guard, I felt it was my [&hellip

8 Apr
2014

Making Change

My first North Oaken War Maneuvers (a major melee event in my Kingdom) many years ago, was a place where [&hellip

25 Mar
2014

How We Win

I’ve been an IT contractor for much of my mundane career. I’ve found myself at many large corporations that had, [&hellip

4 Mar
2014

All Day All Knight

I always love the post event revels. I enjoy getting to talk to all my favorite people that I seldom [&hellip

18 Feb
2014

The game we play

A short number of events after His Majesty won Crown, I was at an event where I bumped into a [&hellip

3 Feb
2014

In Pursuit of a Worthy Goal

I remember when I started, Sir Diglach was working me through how to throw a shot. “Have you played any [&hellip


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