Running · To whom it may concern

If I had a wish I’d wish for more of this

Do you remember that moment when you realized music was more than just music? Can you pinpoint that infinitesimal, and yet life-changing moment, when art was no longer just a picture on a wall? When you understood that stories make worlds, and break worlds? That second when they first made your heart, and then ripped… Continue reading If I had a wish I’d wish for more of this

Family Matters · Running · To whom it may concern

I cannot wait to do this again

Today was a very good day. I woke at 6 AM to the easy strains of my cellphone’s alarm and the cool darkness of an early east coast autumn. Rufus and Simon – my mum’s two ragdoll cats – skittered into my room, eager to investigate my pre-dawn activities. Simon jumped on the bed and… Continue reading I cannot wait to do this again

Running · To whom it may concern

They come in threes

Chapter 1 So remember last weekend, when I wrote about running in Lynn Park and how I almost destroyed myself over the course of my route? Well, today it actually happened. I absolutely rocked myself about seven kilometers into a twelve kilometer run. I was careening along a long, gravel straightaway and stubbed my right foot on the… Continue reading They come in threes