It Wasn’t My Day: Boston Marathon 2014 Recap

It Wasn’t My Day: Boston Marathon 2014 Recap

  Of the 118th Boston Marathon last week, the second of my life, the first after last year’s tragic bombing at the finish line, which... (read more)
I Said I’d Never Run Another Marathon… I Lied.

I Said I’d Never Run Another Marathon… I Lied.

“I definitely never need to do that again.” Those were my first words upon reuniting with my family at the finish line after running the... (read more)
Thich Nhat Hanh in Boston; Mindfulness Makes Way for Love

Thich Nhat Hanh in Boston; Mindfulness Makes Way for Love

The first time I was exposed to well-known Buddhist monk, peace activist, and author Thich Nhat Hanh, who visited Boston over the weekend, was when... (read more)
OG on BBC World News

OG on BBC World News

On Wednesday morning, I planned to go to yoga class, which, for teachers, doesn’t happen as often as you might think because—wait for it—we’re always... (read more)
Dear Rolling Stone Magazine: You are Despicable.

Dear Rolling Stone Magazine: You are Despicable.

Typically, my first social media posts of the day are upbeat.  Hopefully, they inspire, inform, or make someone chuckle.  This morning, however, I don’t want... (read more)
Good News

Good News

What a big, bold day it was. The last time the news moved me to tears it was for all the wrong reasons.  That was... (read more)
Meditation & Running Gathering on Boston Common Last Night

Meditation & Running Gathering on Boston Common Last Night

Last night, a group of us got together to meditate and run on Boston Common. I taught a brief meditation, while Dan Fitzgerald, co-owner of... (read more)
My Thoughts About Boston: Now What?

My Thoughts About Boston: Now What?

If you know me, you know that I love the Boston Marathon. I ran it in 2009.  I cheer myself hoarse and crazy as a... (read more)