Posts Tagged ‘Combat’

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

3 Apr
2014

Passing of the Couter

I, squire to the King Cellach of the Mighty Dragon Kingdom, had the honor to bear witness to the Passing [&hellip

27 Mar
2014

Across the Line

In years past, the Armored Ravine battle at Gulf Wars has been my least favorite melee.  Last year, it may [&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

20 Mar
2014

The Heart of the Dragon

  I recently authorized rapier. As part of the Queen’s guard, I felt it was my part to protect the [&hellip

11 Mar
2014

The Mighty Magrat

This week, I’ll be away at Gulf Wars.  One of the best parts of going to war, is after 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

30 Jan
2014

Of advice and Worthy Blows

Many moons ago, a knight moved to my Marche from AEthelmearc. He has a very direct way of stating his [&hellip

21 Oct
2013

Getting your head in the game

One of the comments that often comes up from people who have been in Crown is about the “head game”, [&hellip

23 Sep
2013

Rose Tourney

I have never been to Rose Tourney before. I asked what it was like. I was told, it’s the way [&hellip


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