Victory Over the Voices

As a veteran perfectionist and procrastinator (one tendency feeds the other), I am in constant battle with myself to actually do the things I know I want to do. This includes getting out the door for a workout. I don’t know about you, but I have powerful, wheedling, nagging voices …

On the Right Path

Because I’ve traced the route over and over this past two months, Strava last week awarded me Local Legend status for the .6 mile path I’ve been running most every day at my local park. The dirt trail forms a rough rectangle just inside the wrought-iron fence lining the central …

Bad Runner

Ten days ago, my youngest son, always one to make a gymnasium where there isn’t one, gashed his leg on a sharp wire protruding from a broken-down piece of furniture in our apartment. We rushed him to the Pediatric ER at Beth Israel for stitches, and while my wife stayed …