Poems for Runners
Poems for and about runners and running.
Monday, April 21, 2014: The Boston Marathon Congratulations, Boston! Except for the fact that Rita Jeptoo was the repeat women’s champion in record time, and except for the fact that Meb Keflezighi was the men’s winner, and that he was an American runner, nothing of significance happened! Well, many others completed the race, and […]
Monday is Patriot’s Day in Boston. It Is Boston Marathon Day also. We know what happened last year. It will not happen again. Boston is strong. As we watch, we will remember those who were killed or injured in last year’s race. And those who lost family members will remember how lives were lost […]
Spring is Here. Are You Ready, Runners? It looks like spring, but only on the calendar! In Chicago, we still have snow on the ground, though some has melted. But they say more is on the way. And it’s going to get cold again. Someday, spring will be here, or maybe we’ll skip spring […]