Budo/Martial Arts · Kyudo

Budo Puzzles and Mountains: Gifts of Struggle

(picture found at http://justinoaksford.deviantart.com/art/Far-Over-the-Misty-Mountains-Cold-342592572)  In budo, a sensei presents you with a puzzle. In kyudo, my sensei hands me the bow and a glove, and asks me to figure out how to shoot an arrow at the target. He gives me this problem, knowing it will be difficult, painful, and frustrating. Why? Why must I make time… Continue reading Budo Puzzles and Mountains: Gifts of Struggle