3 Lessons Learned from a Lifetime of Conflict

Deliberate Development

I remember getting into fist fights as a child. It was a fun challenge for me that offered immediate results. Then that evolved into debates as I got older, mostly over religion, which also brought a sense of satisfaction. Each new phase of my life has rewarded me with a-ha moments making me stronger. My lifelong walk with conflict has taught me a lot and I would like to share a few things in this article.

Being the youngest of five kids (four boys one girl), I knew what it was like to get beat up and could take a punch. It became fun for me to learn my physical limits and fighting brought out the raw emotion in others and myself. This is what propelled me into studying martial arts. Ironically, this is also what taught me there was always a way for any person to physically defeat another…

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