There’s something incredibly important for your survival that a lot of folks aren’t doing. I’ve written before about overriding your body’s natural urge to freeze in panic … Read the rest
Words are important, to be sure that we are talking about the same things and situations. We need them so that we can somehow “categorize” things.
Why?… Read the rest
The competition for the worst prepping advice out there is pretty sharp. It’s been going on for many years and has a tendency to get even more … Read the rest
In the last few months, I saw several people dying from COVID. The last one that I saw was a big man in his 50s. He did … Read the rest
Survival is constant learning, for me and for you, for everybody, no matter how “tough” you think you are, or resilient or smart. As soon as you … Read the rest
I often say that survival is about being ahead of other folks around you.
If I want to “complicate” that definition a bit I would say that … Read the rest
Balkanization is a term many times used in describing situations happening very far from the Balkans.
People who use it are explaining the complex development of the … Read the rest
Would you know what to do if someone in your group was injured in the middle of a chaotic event, screaming for help?
It seems like a … Read the rest
I am still realizing and finding out why certain things happened during events that occurred 20-30 years here in my region. I am actually pretty sure that … Read the rest
The pejorative term for police officers here is “dogs”. You have a different pejorative word for that.
I know a lot of “dogs”.
Dogs will pull you … Read the rest