thanks for the info! Looks like im going to have to work and pay for this all myself because my family is
I have yet to meet you, I'm the head instructor at Gentle Wind Dojo. I can answer any question you may have, please attend my class on Thursday at 7pm.
I updated the dojo finder listing to reflect up to date information, I guess it takes a while to post.
Dojo Gentle Wind Dojo
Address: 11153 Muriel; Baton Rouge, LA
Country: United States
Instructors: Douglas Wylie 4th dan, Denzil Miracle 4th dan
Phone: (225) 272-8500
Schedule: M 7-8:30pm; TuTh 7-8:30pm; Sa 10-11:30am
Affiliation: Jiyushinkai Aikibudo
Budo practice begins with respect, be sure you conduct yourself in a respectful manner in and out of the dojo, as well as online.
I like sensei's advice too- "Don't quit, don't die."
If you want to watch an iaido class, come to a regularly scheduled class about 10 minutes early to speak with the instructor.