Tag: Monument Avenue

Let’s Finish this Race

It’s nice of Sportsbackers to keep sending me reminders about signing up for the Ukrops/Monument Avenue 10K. I remember when we still had Urkops…and monuments. Too soon? I’ve walked in the 10K several times. I think we all know that I don’t run. Last year and this year, the structure of the run has been …

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Stop the World, I Want to Get Off

“In the end what will happen will be what has happened whenever a civilization breaks up. The people who have brains and courage come through and the ones who haven’t are winnowed out.” Ashley Wilkes, in Gone with the Wind, by Margaret Mitchell I told some friends yesterday that, while the thought of living off …

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