United We Run

Mayor Giuliani addressed the 25,000 runners with an emotional speech. Nine months of training for my very first marathon in my hometown, the city I love, the event was coming to fruition.  November 4, 2001, two months after 9/11, was a day of tears and triumph as I ran through the five boroughs of New…

The Glass Was Half Full

It was a weekend of halves, as I celebrated my birthday, health, life and camaraderie the entire weekend with great friends at two, half marathons. It has been a tough month for me as I slowly healed my body from an injury and dealt with the mental pressure of perhaps backing out of yet another…