Dillan DiGiovanni thinks exercise is good, especially when you have plastic toys to encourage you.
James Fell didn’t want to run in the cold rain, but he forced himself out of his car and was glad he did.
Rick Matz is 56-years-old and he’s not a runner. So what has him logging the miles? A cause he believes in with the whole of his being.
Why the heck does Sue Nador’s husband hit the road every year when their anniversary rolls around, and why doesn’t it bother her?
2014 Boston Marathon sponsor Stonyfield Organic helped a father-daughter team cross the finish line.
We are not that different or separate, but by negatively focusing on our differences, we will feel we are.
“Power is as power does.” Patrick A. Howell races against his son on a cold spring day where monarchs reign and kings rule.
The 2013 Boston Marathon bombing prevented Team Hoyt from finishing their swan song race. They return one week from today to finish the job and honor the fallen.
When the “Dear Fatty” post hit the internet, it received an overwhelmingly positive response; Theresa Byrne reflects on how this stranger’s post touched some of her deepest fears.
Extreme athlete Dane Rauschenberg with an essay about the unappreciated art of traveling without traveling.
How do you train to race when it’s too cold to even step outside? Max White talks about what it’s like to run in New England winters.
James Fell talks about the myth of the quick fix and offers practical tips to get on a sustainable track to better health.
“If I could instill fear in others, they would see me as a man.”
Bill is fifty-two years old. Sporting an unruly mountain man beard and chain smoking Camel straights, he delivers pizza on a bike in Brooklyn.
Deadly Ebola must be combated with western resources devoted to education, prevention, care, quarantine and development of a vaccine and cure
Hope is the strangest thing. And at the same time, it is so familiar to us all. How can something be so strange and so familiar?
“She was the one who brought the condom today, the mix CD and candle. She’d pulled off his socks the way an expert would, not the way a virgin would.” By Christy Cruchfield
Don’t let somebody else’s misjudgment change your attitude on the bounties of life.
Even long-time users can get into some bad habits. Darianna Jones has a list of things to put on your “Don’t” list.
If not all police are bad, how come the good cops never snitch on the bad apples that are ruining the bunch?
Jesse Parent (yes, that’s actually his name) takes aim at his daughter’s future suitors in this passionately delivered poem. Could a father love his daughter more than this?
“To love radically and wholly, invested fully in something that is not the self, creates a greater thing than the ego could ever imagine,” writes science fiction fan N.C. Harrison.
Shawn Phillips had a choice: crash his Harley on purpose or fall to his death.
Avoid a Scam, or Worse, When Navigating the Dating Scene
The only way to beat the taxing grind is to get out of it, at least for a while.
David Guba lost the idea of what real, vulnerable, human males are supposed to look like in a sea of airbrushed, waxed abs.
Andrew Smiler argues that men’s love is incredibly powerful and that American culture can’t deal.