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And after I make a lot of money, I'll be able to afford running for office.

And after I make a lot of money, I'll be able to afford running for office.
Posted 1 month, 2 weeks ago

Every day in Africa a gazelle wakes up. It knows it must run faster than th

Every day in Africa a gazelle wakes up. It knows it must run faster than the fastest lion or it will be killed. Every morning a lion wakes up. It knows that it must outrun the slowest gazelle or it will starve to death. It doesn’t matter whether you are a
Posted 1 month, 2 weeks ago

If we push on, we begin to feel a vague, tingling sense of who, or what, we

If we push on, we begin to feel a vague, tingling sense of who, or what, we really are. It's a powerful feeling, strong enough to have us coming back for more, again and again.
Posted 1 month, 2 weeks ago

For every runner who tours the world running marathons, there are thousands

For every runner who tours the world running marathons, there are thousands who run to hear the leaves and listen to the rain, and look to the day when it is suddenly as easy as a bird in flight.
Posted 1 month, 2 weeks ago

Running is a brutal and emotional sport. It's also a simple, primal sport.

Running is a brutal and emotional sport. It's also a simple, primal sport. As humans, on a most basic level, we get hungry, we sleep, we yearn for love, we run.
Posted 1 month, 2 weeks ago

...the real purpose of running isn’t to win a race. It’s to test the limits

...the real purpose of running isn’t to win a race. It’s to test the limits of the human heart.
Posted 1 month, 2 weeks ago

Right before you head out running, it can be hard to remember exactly why y

Right before you head out running, it can be hard to remember exactly why you're doing it. You often have to override a nagging sense of futility, lacing up your shoes, telling yourslef that no matter how unlikely it seems right now, after you finish you
Posted 1 month, 2 weeks ago

Heat radiated off Henry's face. Salty snot ran down his upper lip. A majest

Heat radiated off Henry's face. Salty snot ran down his upper lip. A majestic fart propelled him to the top of Section 12, just at the springing of the stadium's curve. He slapped the sign as if high-fiving a teamate. It gave back a game shudder. He was c
Posted 1 month, 2 weeks ago

There were moments in life, Marion thought, when you reached back, baton in

There were moments in life, Marion thought, when you reached back, baton in hand, feeling the runner behind you. Felt the clasp of their fingers resonating through the wood, the release of your hand, which then flew forward, empty, into the space ahead of
Posted 1 month, 2 weeks ago

A runner's high doesn't come from thinking about the end result, only of th

A runner's high doesn't come from thinking about the end result, only of the moment, one step, one breath, one heartbeat at a time. It's the same for a writer ...
Posted 1 month, 2 weeks ago

And while these pounds were being shed, while the physiological miracles we

And while these pounds were being shed, while the physiological miracles were occurring with the heart and muscle and metabolism, psychological marvels were taking place as well. Just so, the world over, bodies, minds, and souls are constantly being born
Posted 1 month, 2 weeks ago

Start slow, then taper off

Start slow, then taper off
Posted 1 month, 2 weeks ago

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