Monthly Archives: June 2013

Mo and the neon runner

We had been playing leapfrog with the woman in the neon shorts since the beginning of mile 2. We were killing time while running along the endless uphill at the Jurassic Park fence. She and Mo were discussing whether the … Continue reading

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1554, part 1

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Once upon a track with a Vietnamese trail monkey

Tôi muốn lảnh lót với con của tôi tối nay, Pitch woo với con của tôi tối nay Nhưng anh em, bạn chiến đấu của tôi đêm nay bé Vì nó quá darn nóng!  

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Things I wish I had said, Part 28

When you recognize that failing doesn’t make you a failure, you give yourself permission to try all sorts of things.” — Lauren Fleshman

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slaid cleaves

Mo says we’ve been reduced to listening to country music in our old age. Like that’s a bad thing.

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then and now: an essay

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tusk tusk

Why don’t you tell me what’s going on? Why don’t you tell me who’s on the phone? — The Prophet Lindsay Buckingham — I’m pretending to care about Steve Inskeep touring a Venezuelan prison on the afternoon run. It’s not … Continue reading

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