Nice demonstration of jutsu by the Shingetsu Muso Yanagi Ryu.
Katana at the museum at Inaniwa castle.
This is Chikubujima Bojutsu. This photo was taken at Kashima Jingu.
We fall many times. We trip over our own pride. We fall off the crumbling edges of our neglected hearts. We must admit our wrongness. To ourselves and others. Push forward and rise up after the stumble. Nothing is so tragic as laying down to sleep.