A set of quick links to all the FDB stuff I've written over the years.
And I Thought This Wasn't Possible: Overpowering, and why it is and isn't.
The Long Road: A thought on how to improve your writing.
Dialogue: The Misfortune of Talking to Others: Natural conversation as opposed to forced.
The Art of the Internal: Internal monologue and its place in dueling.
Judging Focus: An idea on where and how a duel should be judged.
Just Die Already: A thought on the invicibility of characters and their inability to take damage.
How to Be: Things that can be done to give oneself an advantage in a duel.
Tech: An analysis of tech and its uses in a duel. It's strengths, weakness, and why you want it. (Vol. 1, Vol. 2)
Flow: A basic overview of flow in writing.
Forces: Talking about the amount of force (all the way up to deadly) a character can put out.
Attack/Counter Scenarios: A series of scenarios involving attacks and counters illustrating how there are multiple ways of dealing with an attack.