Martial Arts

Test Day

My black belt test took place almost two weeks ago. I walked into the dojo, one big ball of tension. Not only was I trying to remember everything I've done over the past 5 and half years, I was also worried about my neck. Would it hold up? Would I even make it through the… Continue reading Test Day

Martial Arts

New Test Date!

Oh my gosh, it is happening again. I have a date for my black belt test in Shotokan karate. It will be August 29th, the day before we leave for our family vacation. Is that slightly insane? Yes. But I'm thinking of it this way: I will be too busy packing and preparing to worry… Continue reading New Test Date!