MASF Members Chronicles

Real life stories by MASF members relating to firearms, safety, education, training and mindset.

MASF Founder Baraka Ulrich James interview on NRA TV with Cam Edwards

I had a very productive week last week at SHOT Show 2017. The pinnacle was being a guest on NRATV's hosted by Cam Edwards discussing...

I was scared of guns until I became a Mother, now I carry one...

By: Kyung James, Dedicated Wife & Full-Time Stay at Home Mother of 3– MASF Member Let me introduce myself by painting you a visual. I...

Catastrophic failure… loading .300 Blackout ammo into a .223 REM/5.56x45mm gun

By: Carlos Santillan – MASF Member - Background: I was at a friend's home to try out his .30 cal suppressor on my SBR. I have...

This is what happened when I didn’t listen to my gut instincts

By: Kacey Lester, college student – MASF Member Originally Published in MASF Quarterly Online Magazine Fall 2015 issue My name is Samantha Harris. I’m a 23...

I thought lived in a “safe neighborhood”, now I know there is no such...

By: Rick Topping, US Army Veteran – MASF Member Originally Published in MASF Quarterly Online Magazine Fall 2015 issue Two years ago I was almost given a...

Dealing with opposing views on firearms with a significant other.

By: Eric Cotter, Field Editor – MASF Member Originally Published in MASF Quarterly Online Magazine Fall 2015 issue For most the idea of being with someone...