About Daddys Gun

Low Speed / High Drag. The polar opposite of tactical.
Low Speed / High Drag. The polar opposite of tactical.

This blog is about the shotguns that Fannie Lou Hamer had in every corner of her small southern house.
It’s about the lever action Winchester that Ida B Wells knew was the best insurance against the lynch mob, and the revolver, held with a steady hand in defense against the slave hunter.
We have always been warriors.
I will talk about firearms and long path to mastery,the law of owning and carrying a weapon, and the unspoken legacy of Black armed resistance.

As for me, I’m a writer, not a shooter. I’m low-speed, high drag. The opposite of tactical. But this is a process. I’ve got some bad-ass individuals in my corner. I’ll toughen up.

P.S.

This is a community effort. I will be reaching out.