Welcome to the Reading Room
Reading is vital to developing one’s character, refining the capabilities of the mind to the fullest, & broadening one’s grasp culture as a whole. There are a number of options here for you to expand your knowledge & skills, as well as recommendations for you to consider. Enjoy!
- Uncle’s Recommended Internet Content – Check out the websites & podcasts of these talented people. Don’t look away!
- Recommended & Required Reading on Uncle’s Bookshelf – Here are some of the books that have shaped your Kung Fu Uncle’s views on subjects from Philosophy to Martial Arts, Meditation to Strategy. If anything I say intrigues (or confuses) you, then this is the place to find answers.
- Books from Your Kung Fu Uncle – Your Uncle was sick for an entire decade. There were entire years that I spent bedridden, unable to do much of anything. But it was not a total loss: here are the fruits of my time confined to a sick-bed.
- An Introduction to The Basics of Battle: 三十六計/ San Shi Liu Ji – The Thirty six Stratagems – There are certain fields of study that are absolutely required when you pursue the Way of Martial Arts. Strategy is one of those fields. Get a feel for some of the basic concepts with Uncle’s translation of the complete original text of this primer, also know as The Secret Art of War.