You don’t need to win. You need to survive.

In case you haven’t noticed, I’m not a fan of macho nonsense. And I don’t particularly care where it comes from. So much of the defensive training world is built around the lifestyles of people who spend all their free time on the range or at the gym; some shooting...

Your Hump Day Reading List for February 14, 2018

Happy Valentine’s Day! Here are some Hump Day articles to help keep you and your Valentine safe, secure, and happy!     The best pistol you’ve never fired It’s not exactly a secret that my concealed carry autoloading pistol-of-choice is a Steyr S9-A1. I...

Your Hump Day Reading List for December 6, 2017

Christmas is coming, and I’m bringing lots of joy in the form of personal safety and preparedness information!     Oldies but goodies Most of these self defense myths have disappeared from the mainstream, but they seem to crop up whenever ill-informed...

Your Hump Day Reading List for November 29, 2017

November is winding down, but the great information in the Hump Day Reading List never ends!   Want to host a training course? Here’s how. On Monday I said I was looking to teach in more parts of the country during 2018, and invited you to host one of my classes....

Your Hump Day Reading List for September 13, 2017

More great articles to help you and your family stay safe and sound!     You’ve got the tourniquet… …but do you know how to use it? Caleb Causey from Lone Star Medics shows you the basics of applying a tourniquet properly.     So you know how to...