A philosophy of learning...
- Someone on Sword Forum International posted a comment about learning
an art. Specifically about martial arts, but I think it applies just
as well to anything we strive to do better at.
In brief, he compared learning to sculpting a sphere out of a block of
wood, by knocking off one corner at a time. Every time you knock off
a corner, though, you create three more. You keep at it, and
eventually someone comments about what a nice sphere you have, but all
you can see are thousands of corners.
Just a random thought that seemed appropriate to my own feelings of
trying to be authentic in the SCA and to learn more about various