Frank Zhong's Offenses

The Journey

Martial Arts, Stereotypes, and Identity pt. 3

From Part 1 and Part 2, I was beginning my beginner phase. In many ways, reality was about to hit me full in the face, often times literally, sometim...

The Itch

Martial Arts, Stereotypes, and Identity Pt. 2

Continued from Part 1. Around this time that I started formally becoming a "martial artist", my obsession only grew. Being only 14 at...

Otaku

Martial Arts, Stereotypes, and Identity Pt. 1

Yeah yeah I know, I'm an Asian dude that does "kung fu". More than once, I've been around various Asian diaspora organizations where members sought to...

The Itch

Tai Ji vs MMA

Discussion about style vs style is nothing new. From AOL chatrooms to facebook groups, I've heard people brag about which style is best. The discussio...