I Care About Your Stick Figure Family

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We are not that different or separate, but by negatively focusing on our differences, we will feel we are.

Monarch Butterflies in Winter

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“Power is as power does.” Patrick A. Howell races against his son on a cold spring day where monarchs reign and kings rule.

Father-Son Duo, Team Hoyt, Celebrates 37 Years of Teamwork With Final Boston Marathon

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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.

My Tearful Response to the “Dear Fatty” Post

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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.

How Nearly Dying Brought Me Close to My Father

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What nearly freezing to death taught me about my Dad.

LEGO Friends and Girls on the Run Get the Conversation Started

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LEGO Friends is reaching out to young girls again, and this time they want to talk about it.

Explore Your Space: On Noticing the Wonders Around You

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Extreme athlete Dane Rauschenberg with an essay about the unappreciated art of traveling without traveling.

Low Temperatures, High Motivations

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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.

The John Lennon Weight Loss Solution

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James Fell talks about the myth of the quick fix and offers practical tips to get on a sustainable track to better health.

“When somebody believes in you…you begin to believe in yourself”

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Tweet This Comment by Iben on the post Running Down Homelessnes Merry Christmas to you! This story made me cry. “I believed in them with my whole being. When somebody believes in you, even just one person, you begin to believe in yourself. These guys just needed someone to believe in them.” ____ See more […]

Running Down Homelessness

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Anne Mahlum asked a group of homeless men in Philadelphia if they’d like to join in on her morning jogs. Here’s the story behind the insight that is changing the face of poverty in America. An American Express #PassionProject story.

How Anyone Can Have the Perfect Body

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Dillan DiGiovanni is a coach with some new advice about having the perfect body. It will definitely surprise you.

The Art of the Ageless Athlete

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Wolfgang Brolley on old dogs, new tricks and… Perfection or Reinvention?

The Soprano’s Guide to Mental Health

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Guys don’t like to talk about it. We’d rather suffer in silence until it’s unbearable. We just “man up”, like good men are supposed to do. Just ask Tony.

Nothing to Prove: On Being a 40-Year-Old Man

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Kendall Ruth knew he had nothing to prove. But he forgot the lesson. Here’s how he relearned it.

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Wolfgang Brolley – on running with the creatures of the night.