As guest in someone’s home we are treated with courtesy and respect. On occasions, when we leave we take with us something special, some familiar quality. With the martial arts I am a guest in the home of history, respectfully sharing a culture and tradition with a particular flavour that has a universal appeal.
The pen has always been, and will continue to be mightier than the sword, because intelligent people look beyond the script to see the indelible message that stamps not just the mind, but the heart and soul also. So it is with the flourish of techniques; beyond their imperious hand is the spirit of Budo.
The old and the new are united in time ...