Bob The Dragon Slayer Review

(1 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)
Loading...Loading...

This very fun, exciting, fast-paced, warm novella – Bob the Dragon Slayer by Harry E. Gilleland Jr. – was a great afternoon read. In only 99 pages, this poet and author takes readers on a glorious adventure. Bob, an orphaned peasant lad witnesses a dragon destroying an entire village and dreams of becoming a knight. […]


The Dark Side Of Camelot

(No Ratings Yet)
Loading...Loading...

What if that magical world of Arthur had really existed? What if we only had part of the story? What if Camelot still existed? No longer in the hands of Arthur or his knights, but in the hands of Morgen le Fey and her court who are determined to reconstruct the Round Table and use […]


Kumdo The Martial Art Of Swordsmanship

(No Ratings Yet)
Loading...Loading...

I recently had a couple of students in my Wing Chun class ask for training in swordsmanship. Now, Kung Fu has a lot of weapons forms, but they tend to be stylized, rather than sparring formats. I originally thought of teaching them Kendo, on the Japanese forms, but having just taken some Tae Kwon Do […]


Buying A Medieval Sword Online

(No Ratings Yet)
Loading...Loading...

If you always wanted to own a medieval sword to hang on the wall, show to your friends, or bring with you to a Renaissance Festival this article will help you to make your sword buying much easier. Sword buying can be a very confusing process. There are thousands of retailers, many different sword manufacturers, […]


Fear And The Yakuza

(No Ratings Yet)
Loading...Loading...

Fear is a natural human response. It is as natural as breathing air or eating food to live. In fact, fear is a part of survival instinct. But in some parts of the world, fear is simply not acceptable. Anxiety and fear are seen as a weaknesses that cannot be allowed. In some cultures, ruthlessness […]


Swords Daggers And Knives Complete Renaissance Costumes

(No Ratings Yet)
Loading...Loading...

Whether you’re dressing for a medieval wedding or completing your Society for Creative Anachronism (SCA) garb, medieval swords and daggers add just the right finishing touches to an outfit. Yet there are so many different types of weapons that it’s sometimes hard to choose. Here is some information that will help you find just what […]


Madonna Born Under The Gladiator Flower

(No Ratings Yet)
Loading...Loading...

Madonna – warrior, queen of pop, or beloved star – take your pick because any of those descriptions matches with her August birth flower the gladiolus. The gladiolus, which is often called the Sword Lily because of its shape, was, in fact, named after the gladiator’s weapon of choice, the sword. The root of the […]


Authentic Samurai Sword Buying Guide

(No Ratings Yet)
Loading...Loading...

If you’ve every thought about buying a new samurai sword (I’m talking about a real samurai sword that you can really use for cutting exercises, not just to hang on the wall) you’ve probably have several questions. There’s a plenty out there to choose from but there are a few key things to look for […]


Collectible Knife And Sword

(No Ratings Yet)
Loading...Loading...

There are many people who collect things, some out of passion and love to those unique rare products or their historical worth, and others because of a search for some connection to the past. The knife and sword collectors are no less special then the things they collect, and usually the sword and knife collector […]


The Embarrassment Of Self Development

(No Ratings Yet)
Loading...Loading...

For a long time I yearned to improve myself; my true inner self, but something was holding me back. I made a lot of excuses back then; I didn’t have time; I was too tired; I wasn’t sure what direction my search should take. However, the truth was I felt embarrassed about opening myself up, […]


Ninja Swords What You Need To Know Before You Purchase

(No Ratings Yet)
Loading...Loading...

You’d almost have to be living on another planet to not realize that swords of any kind are becoming very popular among collectors and even investors. Ninja swords and other styles of Chinese weapons are particularly in demand right now. There are a few key aspects that you should know about before you dish out […]


Japanese Samurai Swords Buying Guide

(No Ratings Yet)
Loading...Loading...

When it comes to samurai swords, there is quite a bit of terminology for the new collector to understand. But we want to make it easy for anyone to find a good quality samurai sword that will last a lifetime, no matter if you’re looking for one of the very sought after Paul Chen Katana […]


Choosing A Wrought Iron Sword

(No Ratings Yet)
Loading...Loading...

Courage and skill being often of little use without a good weapon, I think it necessary, before I lay down rules for using it, to show how to choose a good blade, and how it ought to be mounted. The length of the blade ought to be proportional to the stature of the person who […]