The fluid shock wave principle

In this article, I would like to introduce you to a fighting concept called the Fluid Shockwave Principle. The fluid shockwave principle is emphasized in all the counter attacks I use. It is not an unknown concept in martial arts; this striking principle has been called the focus strike, the energy sink, the heavy hand strike, and many other terms […]

Pseudonyms: 10 questions to ask before choosing a pseudonym

Pseudonyms abound in writing circles. What’s not in abundance is clear, insightful advice on choosing the best pen name for a long-term career in novel writing. Let’s have some fun. Take a look at the names of these genre fiction authors: Robin Hobb, Stephen King, Jack Higgins, Rebecca Brandewyne, Issac Asimov, Barbara Michaels, Alistair MacLean, Eboni Snoe… Do they write […]

Misdemeanor Complaint for City Municipal Code Violation(s): Defense and Disposition

A complainant, usually a dissatisfied tenant, reports alleged violations of the City’s Municipal Code to the City’s Housing Department. A Department of Housing inspector conducts a systematic inspection in accordance with the City’s Housing Code, Los Angeles Housing Code Section 161.602.1, if the property is located in Los Angeles. The inspector finds several violations during the inspection in the presence […]

What is church planting?

The “Church Planting” terminology just seems like an old-fashioned, traditional approach, not out of the ordinary. It is true that there have been countless successful and innovative church planters. But the expression “church planting” seems so unattractive. When I begin to think about planting, I picture a sweaty, blistered man struggling to make his way through the fields sowing seeds […]

Illness: Blessing or Curse?

As long as we live in this mortal body, sickness and disease will continue to be a cause for concern. The intent of this article is to discuss from a biblical perspective whether sickness is a blessing or a curse. Many people say, maybe God has seen fit to put this disease on me for his glory. Another reason may […]

Series 7 Exam Options: Stocks and Puts

Options are hundred-size portions of the Series 7 exam. They come in various combinations and configurations in Series 7. These include single options, spreads (buying and selling of one type), straddles (using calls and puts), and spread positions. stocks with options. This article focuses on stocks with put options together and how to quickly calculate profit, loss and breakeven for […]

Is it a sticky red kitchen?

Choosing a bold color in any room is always a little scary, but it can also add flair and character to a home. Some rooms work better with bold, bright colors and others work better with soft, calming colors. A kitchen is one of those rooms that can handle bright colors, even red, whether it’s the walls painted red, or […]