The marathon runner, a poem

The marathon runner, a poem

What goes through an athlete’s mind when he is training or racing a triathlon, marathon or other endurance event? A poem about my experiences running the Disney Marathon. I wanted to capture the external environment as well as the the thoughts running through my...
Winning – a poem

Winning – a poem

In the USA, we put a huge emphasis on winning – the Super Bowl, beating the stock market, Olympic medals, “best of” rankings, etc. But, what is it about winning that we care so much about? Here are my thoughts on winning written as a poem from an athlete’s...
A poem to Princess, my Dalmatian

A poem to Princess, my Dalmatian

I had to put Princess, my Dalmatian who’ve I had for 10 years, to sleep in early January due to chronic health issues. This poem is dedicated to her memory. David   I rescued you from a shelter, a special needs dog who was deaf. I remember your waggling tail, as it...