Order Inclusions – The Case for Sharing a Seat at the Table

Friends it is the case that many groups work in a vacuum. That may for technical, safety, or any number of reasons. However decisions have been made in the past about how well some things do fit together, or whether they fit together ‘well enough’. Take the case of the Laurel. Arts can, and do, vary … Continue reading Order Inclusions – The Case for Sharing a Seat at the Table

Tracking Martial Participation

Tracking Martial Activities: Getting number we can track. We have set up an online event/practice tracking form to help marshals develop a better sense of how many participants we have in all martial activities. The event/practice tracking tool entry form can be found here (http://bit.ly/martial-event-report-form). If you wish to view the data that has been collected … Continue reading Tracking Martial Participation

Informal Polling Results

Friends at the time of writing, below are the results of the informal polling. I think it is safe to say that there is consensus on sharing participation. There is certainly room for discussion here. What is next? As it stands now we have a way to enter participants. Either by adding them to an active … Continue reading Informal Polling Results

Move Along Lil’ Doggie – Switching Teams and Siege Tactics

Friends recently I participated in a siege battle at Pennsic 47 and thought Id share a few observations Anyone Home?: We were a few people short of fielding up to three engines. Luckily we were able to shuffle some people around, myself included, to get them fielded. The scenario dictated: once an engine was destroyed, or couldn’t … Continue reading Move Along Lil’ Doggie – Switching Teams and Siege Tactics