Philly Marathon

So how do you recapture the gut-wrenching excitement of your first marathon once you have four under your belt? Turns out, the answer is “run a bigger race than your previous four efforts combined.” When I signed up for the Philly Marathon three months ago, I had no idea what I was in for....

Escape to Philadelphia Dec22

Escape to Philadelph...

Living in a small town has its moments. Some might quibble with my characterization of Columbia as a small town—after all, we’re media-savvy enough to have two daily newspapers, urban enough to have our own stand-alone corner store (fittingly called “the no-gas”) and prosperous enough...