The Swordsman

Dan Robitzski is an epee fencer who currently holds an A rating, which is the highest that can be awarded. He took his first class at the Bucks County Academy of Fencing in June 2004 and started competing in national tournaments in 2009. He began his formal coaching career in 2015, though he often took on the role of coach while competing on his Division I NCAA team. 


Dan is a journalist who covers science, tech, health, and the environment. You can read his other work at 


Dan desperately wants to believe he would belong to House Tyrell but is afraid that he’d actually end up in the Night’s Watch. He’s also a Slytherin, but one of the nice ones. Strangely enough, Dan doesn’t own any of the characters about whom he writes.