In General Discussions
Sep 02, 2020
what is our role during these turbulent times - our role is to be. We have to continue to work in this discipline so that we can be at our best to step into these roles and opportunities as they present themselves, and so that we can present our best selves as solutions. what role do we have to play in the current unrest- we have to be educated, and stay up to date with the times. Nian Simone says it’s an artists duty to reflect the times, so everything we do as martial artists should be reflective of our awareness of the things around us. I believed if the universe wanted us to step away completely, then we would’ve been trapped in an iceberg for hundreds of years in the same way that avatar ang was, in the last air bender. socially- we have community members That recognize us as disciplined warriors, and we have to be active in that role. we have to be activists, active in change.Everything we’ve been learning and experiencing in life has prepared to act when the time has happened. we know what we know for a reason, and can not go through the world dimming our lights just to remain below the radar.