“To keep the fires burning, a man and his inner warrior must be focused, dedicated, and disciplined. He must be the consummate professional in everything he says and does, thus ensuring his behavior is above reproach.”Read more
“Focus is the key to tempering the inner warrior. Once a man has become a warrior, and has begun the improvement process, he needs to turn his focus from himself to others, and on the threats to both.”Read more
“During the improvement process, a man must set the stage for steeling himself for action by developing the capabilities to match. Within the steeling process, he begins to gird his loins for action, thus combining his burgeoning capability with a capacity for action required for his becoming a warrior.”Read more
Self improvement is key to cultivating and maintaining the inner warrior.Read more
“The key to maintaining the balance needed as a warrior is inner balance, for there must be peaceful coexistence between the opposing poles of the inner self. The warrior spirit, rooted in a code, and spiritually cultivated, must be tempered with wisdom and moderation.”Read more
Awakening The Warrior is the third installment in Contegos Warrior series.
In this article he focuses on the process of awakening ones inner warrior, how, and why it must happen.
Recognizing The Warrior is the second installment in Contegos Warrior series.
In this article he discusses the history of the warrior spirit, why it has arisen in the past, why it has atrophied in modernity, and why it needs to be re-awoken today.
An introduction to a new series on what it means to be a warrior.
Written by Contego.
The parallels between wolves and men when we allow ourselves to assume a natural order are undeniable. Here we examine the similarities between the culture of wolves and our own, as well as the benefits of various societal strategies which we hold in common.Read more
I have written about leadership before, and some of you may have already read those thought pieces. Regardless, leadership is one of the most researched, studied, and yet misunderstood complexities of human behavior I have encountered. There are many studies, countless books, articles, and innumerable opinions on the subject; yet I find none of them capture the essence as I understand it.Read more