Today’s Mind

The other day I revisited a cartoon I used to watch as a kid. After about 10 minutes I realized I was gritting my teeth and wondering what the heck was going on. The plot was nonexistent and the voice acting made me want to find the mute button in a hurry. Nevertheless, when I was young this cartoon made all the sense in the world and I loved [...]

Martial Arts

A Hot Chinatown Afternoon

I’m not big on cities. Being in close proximity to nature has always been important to me (as evidenced by the design of this blog). But living as close to Philadelphia as I do, I would be remiss to miss out on Chinatown so I recently took a trip down with some of my family. Among Philly’s many sectors (Old City, Fishtown, etc), [...]


Powerful Resource for Dojo/Dojang Owners

Howdy everyone. As you know I work closely with the Karate Depot team to figure out new ways in which to help martial artists. Recently we realized something unusual about martial arts retailers – every company has a standard store front with wholesale tacked on the side as an afterthought. Karate Depot was just as guilty! We realized [...]