Monthly Archives: November 2012

The Art of Running, Part III – Cityscape

I should be watching for motorists, high curbs and cracks in the pavement when I’m out for my early Monday morning run, but the murals of Philadelphia always capture my attention. If I wind up flat on my face or … Continue reading

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Leftovers

“… old men are guilty if they forget what it was to be young.” – J.K. Rowling Thanksgiving is a day to pause, to take inventory. I am fortunate to count family and friends as a given, but then there … Continue reading

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Run, You Turkey You

“Eat, drink and embrace, but especially embrace–hug warmly and often.” – jmbBe Thankful on this Thanksgiving!

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Number Thirteen – One for the Road

“You can only be young once, but you can always be immature.” – Dave Barry I don’t know why I was compelled to run another marathon. After two knee surgeries in 2009, I thought I’d never run another. I had … Continue reading

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Man Plans and God Laughs

“A natural disaster may be over in a few minutes or a few hours, but the experience lasts a lifetime.” – jmb When I stood on the sand dunes in New Jersey the other day and looked at the beach … Continue reading

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Ready? No. Set? Uh-oh. Go!

“Youth has to do with spirit, not age. Men of seventy or sixty are often more youthful than the young. Theirs is the real youth.” – Henry Miller This time next week I’ll be licking my wounds from the Bucks … Continue reading

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Run For Sandy

“For happiness one needs security, but joy can spring from a flower even from the cliffs of despair.” – Anne Morrow Lindbergh In my last post, Running With Sandy, I urged runners idled by the cancellation of the New York … Continue reading

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