#This Girl Can

Inspired by the National Lottery funded “This Girl Can” campaign, this page chronicles my journey as a Historical European Martial Arts (HEMA) student, along with a few musings inspired by my studies and experiences.

Nov 2016 – The Art of the Sword – #thisgirlcan

Jun 2019 – Hear Me Roar – This Girl Can (part 2)

May 2020 – Life in Lockdown – This Girl Can (part 3)

Jan 2021 – We’re Still Standing – This Girl Can (part 4)

May 2021 – The Lioness and the Rose – This Girl Can (part 5)

Oct 2021 – Of rakes, rabbits, hawks and dragon’s tails (part 6)

Musings

Jan 2020 – Thoughts on courtesy and chivalry