Why I Run

I am an unlikely runner. I was never particularly athletic as a kid, always more interested in books than the outdoors. My family isn’t particularly sporty either. Other than a fanatical love of the Tar Heels, we spent more time watching Jeopardy or Star Trek than football or baseball games. Frankly, I started running out ...

When Social Media Was Punk Rock

“Death or glory becomes just another story.” –The Clash It may be hard to believe, but once a long time ago I was punk rock. I loved the greats—the Clash, the Sex Pistols—but I also appreciated some newer bands like Green Day, the Bouncing Souls, and Rancid. One of my favorite albums was The Good, The ...