Girlboxing

Blog URL:http://girlboxing.wordpress.com/
Blog Tags:Boxing, Girl boxing, Musings, Writing, Boxing Training, Brooklyn, Inspirational, Grief
Country:United States
State/Province:New York
Location:Brooklyn

Unique girlboxer experiences in the ring and out.



Latest Blog Posts



What would Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., make of us today? We have undergone a violent insurrection at our nation’s Capital Building by those intent on not only impeding the acceptance of the Electoral College vote that saw President-elect Joe B...

19 years on … The World Trade Center was my point of reference from the first time I spied the towers in the fog looking south on Sullivan at the corner of Bleecker in Greenwich Village.  I was with my father, with whom I used to roam the City...

COVID-19 Morning

on Mar 21, 2020 in: inspiration

Does art flourish in a catastrophe? Does fear and panic? That in the throat kind of hysteria that sees boxers pounded down to the ground, only to shake it off and dance across the canvas in a flurry of inwardly rhythmic feints and jabs to get through...

Remembering Martin Luther King Jr. – January 20, 2020 “For years now, I have heard the word ‘wait’ … this ‘wait’ has almost always meant ‘never.’ We must come to see that ‘justice too long d...

Helen Joseph, the Iron Lady–getting ready to rumble “First of all let me introduce myself, my name is Helen Joseph, “The Iron Lady,” the Princess of Africa, former IBF champion, former GBU champion, present WBF champion.” So beg...

What does it all mean? I guess you could say I’m in a mode. My personal world is rife with complexities and when I look around me to the world at large I feel roiled by the political landscape, our deeply troubled future as citizens of a rapidly ch...

18 Years On

on Sep 11, 2019 in: New York City, writing

18 Years on …   I find that extraordinary. My daughter went from having her first week of Pre-school to being a junior in College.   And our world So much meaner With boots on the ground and lives shattered and destroyed For what? I can&#...