I’ll Be Glad When The Boston Marathon is About Running Again

I'm worried about one thing when it comes to this year's running of the Boston Marathon. It's not safety. I know that Boston will have that place on lock down. It's not the bystandards. Anyone stupid enough to attempt anything this year deserves what's coming to them. And it's definitely not the weather. It's glorification. Sensationalism. Headlines and bylines that drive clicks that drive Read the entire post [...]

Why the Boston Marathon Bombing was not about running

Charity runs. Remembrance runs. T-shirts. Giving. Praying. Awareness. The running community has done a lot since the Boston Marathon Bombings in April. But I'm not 100% sure that the bombings should be about running. Or the runners. As we know, no Boston Marathon runners were killed in the bombings. I'm not sure if any were injured critically or experienced life-threatening or -changing Read the entire post [...]