James Young wrote:
Sorry to go off on that tangent, but I really do like and believe in the shoshin concept and I try to practice it. One of my personal maxims in doing this is while on the mat listen to advice from anyone while only giving it sparingly.
Doesn't sound like a tangent to me, in fact, it sound right on line with my thoughts about always staying in Shoshin.
BTW, where in the OC do you study?