Month: February 2020
Chapter 23, Gimmick Weapons
We begin this discussion talking about bizarre weapon design and fanciful fighting styles, most particularly in SCA armored sport combat. But the subject is larger than that, and has to do with respect and perceived shortcuts when acquiring skills.
Truth in Small Matters
Chapter 22, Sprezzatura!
A lively discussion ensues as we compare different impressions of the meaning and importance of this Virtue. We refer to it as the +1 Virtue, being the composite and masterful practice of all the others.