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 …

Running into Danger

I received an email through the website this week from a Brooklyn high schooler interested in promoting running safety: Dear RunDaddio, I’m currently studying at Brooklyn Academy High School. In my health class we were asked to raise awareness of running safety in the area. I found your website¬†while searching …

Smoke

This is a quick story about election night but don’t worry, it’s about running not politics. At around eleven, after wrenching myself away from my phone, computer, and TV screens, I suited up and went for run. I needed to work off some stress. As I ran, the first thing …