I enjoyed the blog immensely!
I say that because I have come across the few scuzzy
tricked out teachers and I have used some of their tricks
albeit in a positive and objective manner.
Forget about secret styles, lineages and other BS and find your own art and make it yours! IN that way, you recreate (re-create) a final level of reality that is and can be accessible with some level of objective skill, learning and understanding. If you have to test it on the street, just pull out the CCW and shoot the bastard
. Of course, make sure you know the rules of CCW and prevail accordingly.
When fascism comes to US America, It will be wrapped in the US flag and waving a cross. An astute patriot