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Poetry

Just inside the gate of a garage in Greenpoint, a wiry man with gray hair and a deep-set scowl sits on an upturned bucket. He spits on the ground as I approach. “I’m not fucking sheep!” he yells, shaking his head … Continue reading

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The ecstasy of shuffle serving up “Moby Dick” live just in time…

The ecstasy of shuffle serving up “Moby Dick” live just in time for that last interval…. #mywhitewhale #ledzeppelinforever #speedwork #whyirun #strava #marathontraining @wellnessintheschools http://ift.tt/1LUamuQ via Tumblr http://ift.tt/1dJGGBy

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You may learn to sleep through sirens and the screams of…

A video posted by George Weld (@georgeweld) on Jul 6, 2015 at 4:31am PDT You may learn to sleep through sirens and the screams of neighbors and the crash of garbage cans being thrown to the curb, but a bird … Continue reading

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Dignity

From somewhere up the bike lane I could hear a man bellowing, his voice funneled my way by construction walls and buildings as he came rolling up the street. “Fuck you! I hate it! I hate the fucking motorcycles and … Continue reading

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James Wright, “Breakfast”

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May you all feel the way about the person you love that I feel…

May you all feel the way about the person you love that I feel about this one, a dumb breathless love that smothers cynicism and fills you with wonder, a love that’s undiminished over this first 17ish years of marriage. … Continue reading

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Getting Kids Hooked on Hash

The best parts of our work with Wellness in the Schools are the Cafe Days we do at our partner school, PS 84 in Williamsburg. On these days, we come in and cook a special dish featuring a vegetable that the school’s … Continue reading

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Save Sweet Briar

Thinking about Sweet Briar College on my Brooklyn run this morning. Amherst, Virginia, where I spent the better part of my childhood, was just down the road from Sweet Briar. The college was where I learned to play soccer, where … Continue reading

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Good Morning!

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But it wasn’t all buttercups & pumpkin pie for country…

But it wasn’t all buttercups & pumpkin pie for country mouse, who chewed her way in to a cardboard box but somehow couldn’t chew her way out again…. #deadasadormouse #coldcoldground via Tumblr http://ift.tt/1FqHu6V

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