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Who you are as a fencer reflects your true nature. Deep down inside, we all have a certain kind of warrior inside us. Take this quiz… Read more “Fencing Quiz: Who are you on strip?”
Everybody wears a mask. From a very young age we are all taught how to cover our feelings and desires in order to conform to societal norms.… Read more “Fencing: Removing the Mask”
My nine year old, Mylène, has been training at Cutting Edge since last summer. She’s passed all the bronze modules, she did a full season of novice… Read more “Guest Post: My daughter’s first big tournament”
Which of the sabre en garde distances from this season do you prefer?
Fencing for kids: play or not?
It’s Valentine’s Day! For me it’s a day to reflect on the people and things we love, not just a burning love for one individual (although I… Read more “What do you LOVE about fencing?”
I recently received a letter from an adult who is fairly new to fencing. In it, this person described how they are struggling with the upset feelings… Read more “Letter from one adult fencer to another”
This is a poem I felt inspired to write after many life events in the past few months: participating in the Women’s March in Austin, practicing at… Read more “The Fencer: a poem”
Last weekend I got to compete in two veteran women saber events at the NAC in Richmond, Virginia. *Yay! The slump appears to have abated! Although it… Read more “Ageism at the Fencing Club”