Poems for Runners

Poems for and about runners and running.

It’s Patriots’ Day! It’s Boston Marathon Day!

It’s Patriots’ Day! It’s Boston Marathon Day!

Written by on April 15, 2017 in Poems for Runners, Uncategorized with 0 Comments

Monday, April 17 is more than Tax Day this year.  It’s Patriots’ Day too!  Which means it’s Boston Marathon Day! Best Wishes to all runners for a safe and satisfying run! Boston Strong!

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The Boston Marathon: Boston Strong

The Boston Marathon: Boston Strong

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 […]

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The Boston Marathon. Monday, April 21. Strong! Really Strong!

The Boston Marathon. Monday, April 21. Strong! Really Strong!

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 […]

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Runners: It’s Time to Run!

Runners: It’s Time to Run!

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 […]

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