Fifty

It’s my 50th birthday, and for some time now I’ve been telling people that I’d like to forego a party in favor of a simple existential crisis, which seems a whole lot simpler and less likely to make a mess of my house. In practice, that means that my plan …

A Few Words with the Editor of Scott Jurek’s New Book

Just out this month, Scott Jurek’s new book is a riveting account of his record-setting run in 2015 of the 2189-mile Appalachian Trail in 46 days, 8 hours, and 7 minutes. We tracked down the book’s editor at Little, Brown—Tracy Behar—and she generously shared a few thoughts about working on the project. Are …