Rising to the Challenge…with Kettlebells

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“One more rep, a few more pounds, another breath,” writes injured strongman N.C. Harrison. “As the world moves, so must I.”

Giving Thanks on Thanksgiving

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N.C. Harrison refuses to get caught up in small annoyances like broken toes or the after-effects of chemical pneumonia and instead remembers his one rule for Thanksgiving.

Brokeback Bethlehem

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When you’re a parent, a Christmas miracle isn’t something you pray for—it’s something you pray you never need.

My Father’s Glasses

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With his father’s passing, Geoff Kronik ponders how he felt like less of a son by half and somehow also more like a man.