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 …

Blissed Out

Just back from a peaceful Sunday roll through the industrial wasteland of East Williamsburg, Brooklyn, and Maspeth, Queens, along the potholed streets clinging to the banks of notorious Newtown Creek. Training for a marathon you get around. As your weekly mileage goes up you seek new routes to keep things fresh. And …