So long as I reach the start (and finish line), this will be my 4th NYC Marathon in 5 years. It’s been a dream of mine to run ever since my high school track days. I even wrote my final high school essay on Fred Lebow, the founder of the NYC Marathon. Whether I’m on […]Read more "The NYC Marathon: A Prelude"
I’ve despised Albany ever since I first visited in 2000. My brother was going to check out SUNY Albany, and I was along for the ride, as well as my beloved Goofy doll who went everywhere with me (even though I was the ripe age of 13). After showering in our hotel, I came out […]Read more "One if by Land, Two if By Sea"
At 4:23 on Sunday morning, my eyes peered open. I debated for a moment if I should rise or wait until my 4:30 alarm. Something about that unnatural ringing always leaves me a bit grouchy, and I needed to cream cheese my bagel, so up I went. My boyfriend graciously arose to give me a […]Read more "Panic in the Atlantic"