why I’m obsessed with the marathon

I love seeing the number 26.2 in bold on bumper stickers, written across T shirts and engraved on rubber bracelets. To be honest, I'm thinking about getting it tattooed on my wrist. It's a strange number, if you aren't a runner. A lot of people, when I tell them I've run a marathon, ask me… Continue reading why I’m obsessed with the marathon

why going for a run is the best way to get to know a place

I love the feeling of stepping off a plane into a yet-unexplored part of the world. I love the subtle shift in language, how you start your day surrounded by your mother tongue and gradually, through security lines and long flights, become surrounded by something foreign. It excites the mind. You start to recognize the… Continue reading why going for a run is the best way to get to know a place