Safety and Training

Yes, Firearms ARE essential!

I read an opinion piece from the L.A. Times that really steamed my beans (but didn’t really surprise me all that much). I will not mention the author’s name because he’s not worth your Google clicks. In a nutshell, this “journalist” believes that gun stores should all close immediately, that guns and ammo are not

Misconceptions, Lies and the Media

As we all have been made painfully aware – the media is not our friend. Every day, mainstream media feeds the unwitting public only what THEY want you to see and hear – opinion, conjecture, assumptions and outright fabrications. Facts are often altered, twisted or omitted completely so the day’s “news” will fit into their

Reaping the Benefits of Home Practice

One of the phrases I use a lot is, “Sometimes a teacher, always a student”. When I began my journey into firearms instruction, I learned something so valuable that I can’t help but profess this to my students today – 90% of your firearms training can be practiced at home! Don’t get me wrong, range

Abandoned and Forgotten to Restored and Treasured!

About 18 months ago my neighbor, gave me this long gun case. (He knew I worked in the field of historical preservation). I looked inside and this is what I saw….                     Two severely damage rifles; one trapdoor, one rollerblock and various rifle parts. My neighbor

It's a Family Affair!

I wasn’t one of those kids who grew up with a gun in my hand. Although my dad had guns, he wasn’t a big “gun nut”, and really only had long guns for those times when his friends made him go hunting with them. My introduction to guns was at about the age of 5

Ladies, YOU can do this!

Ladies, we need to talk….. In all my years of being a firearms instructor, I have helped empower hundreds of people – men, women and children – from all walks of life, by teaching them how to safely and properly shoot a handgun. I speak with people oft read more

Yes, Firearms ARE essential!

I read an opinion piece from the L.A. Times that really steamed my beans (but didn’t really surprise me all that much). I will not mention the author’s name because he’s not worth your Google clicks. In a nutshell, this “journalist” believes that gun stores should all close immediately, that guns and ammo are not

Misconceptions, Lies and the Media

As we all have been made painfully aware – the media is not our friend. Every day, mainstream media feeds the unwitting public only what THEY want you to see and hear – opinion, conjecture, assumptions and outright fabrications. Facts are often altered, twisted or omitted completely so the day’s “news” will fit into their

Reaping the Benefits of Home Practice

One of the phrases I use a lot is, “Sometimes a teacher, always a student”. When I began my journey into firearms instruction, I learned something so valuable that I can’t help but profess this to my students today – 90% of your firearms training can be practiced at home! Don’t get me wrong, range

Abandoned and Forgotten to Restored and Treasured!

About 18 months ago my neighbor, gave me this long gun case. (He knew I worked in the field of historical preservation). I looked inside and this is what I saw….                     Two severely damage rifles; one trapdoor, one rollerblock and various rifle parts. My neighbor

It's a Family Affair!

I wasn’t one of those kids who grew up with a gun in my hand. Although my dad had guns, he wasn’t a big “gun nut”, and really only had long guns for those times when his friends made him go hunting with them. My introduction to guns was at about the age of 5

Ladies, YOU can do this!

Ladies, we need to talk….. In all my years of being a firearms instructor, I have helped empower hundreds of people – men, women and children – from all walks of life, by teaching them how to safely and properly shoot a handgun. I speak with people oft read more