the reality of strong women

while some guys will have no issue training (or working or studying) with a girl, for some it is a new experience. of the ones who need to get used to the idea, there are two types. the first type falls in the my-training-partner-has-boobs-what-do-I-do category. they generally just need to …

“Just a Girl”

This is a post about my thoughts on women who want to train in a martial art for self-defense reasons and, yes, I’m shamelessly referring to the No Doubt single by the same title. I freely admit that the song resonated with me at the time, and I still think …

Choosing the Bujinkan

So how did I get started in on all of this? I supposed that depends on what you mean by “all of this”. For this post, I’ll address getting involved in the Bujinkan… Several years ago I was interested in learning a martial art. I wasn’t sure which one, so …