On the trash-strewn lot in Brooklyn where his house once stood, a former architect makes his bed inside a beat-up old pick-up.
Knowing full well the world of women’s boxing offers little in the way of glory, fame or riches- at least for those not named Ali or Frazier- one quick-footed Italian Immigrant determines to conquer it anyway.
Nathan was a graduate student when he met his girlfriend in 2006. She was concerned about her weight and tracked every meal in a food diary. Nathan, (his name has been changed here), had always been naturally thin, but began cutting out certain sweets from his diet, then processed food. Soon, he was eating only fruits, vegetables and, on occasion, meat.