Stuff What No Longer Exists… A Re-Enactors Conundrum

I love being a historian.  I love being a scholar.  I love doing research.  And I super love making the things that I research.  In 18th century medicine, there are many many things that I cannot make because the DEA would be on me like white on rice.  Many of these medicines included things like opium,... Continue Reading →


I Am Not the Fencer I Was

It's been about four years since I came back to fencing. "Fear kills dreams.  Fear kills hope.  Fear puts people in the hospital.  Fear can age you, can hold you back from doing something that you know within yourself that you are capable of doing, but it will paralyze you." - Gym Blog Central Coming... Continue Reading →

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