Another fencing tournament; a medal; and another injury. Signs of aging.

Last Friday night, for the first time in years, I entered a fencing tournament to defend the honor of the Fleur de Lys Fencing Club. Well, maybe not the honor. There isn’t really much of that with a bunch of hackers like us. But to show the colors, at least. It’s been many, many, years since I last lifted the blade in competition. This fall, … Continue reading Another fencing tournament; a medal; and another injury. Signs of aging.

This Week in Ballard

  Well, apart from the snow in March….brrrrrr…Ballard is getting ready for spring. Oh, who are we kidding here?  This is nuts.  It’s March, and we had snow on the ground over the last weekend. This is almost too much to bear!  How do we get along.   Basically, we drink…heavily.  OK, just kidding….about the heavy part.  But we do drink. Where you might ask. Well, … Continue reading This Week in Ballard