Monthly Archives: July 2012
I Didn’t Know that I Didn’t Know
“I didn’t know I could do that.” It’s something I hear from people often. This phrase usually follows my demonstration of some technology trick that saves them time or otherwise makes their life easier. To me, these things I demonstrate are simple, but to those that are unaware of the function, they’re magic. It is not difficult to gain this level of understanding with technology; it simply requires some practice.
Spyridon LS – Tread is Wonderful
I’ve had my Vibram FiveFingers KSOs for a few years now and they’ve served me well. I work out barefoot for the most part so they see little action these days. They served me for any running activity where I didn’t want to be barefoot. I thought they did, anyway, until I tried running around my gym’s dirt track in the rain. The next day I went and purchased a pair of Vibram FiveFingers Spyridon LS.
Fun With Parkour
I’ve always been interested in Parkour, but never knew much about it. As a life-long martial artist, there seemed to be a synergy between Parkour and martial arts, but no one around me had ever experienced it, let alone taught it. Like many, the recent television show American Ninja Warrior gave me the motivation to seek out Parkour, and I’m glad that I did.