Feed, Read, Deed (Part 4 of 4)

Continued from Part 3.

Feed Reed Deed

Ready, set... Go!

I’ll end this series by starting with a quick review. Feed, Read, Deed is a model to process an attack and proceed a defense.

The Feed is how an opponent actually assaults you. The Read is how you optically register and mentally recognize it. The Deed is how you actively respond.

In other words, the Deed is a decisive act based on your best Read of a given Feed. It can range from fright to flight to fight. You may freeze up, take off or face down the threat. Of course, screaming, pleading or fainting is also possible! Continue reading