"Of Machines & Beasts"
A feature-length essay about the language of competitive running. For Running Times magazine, April 2014.
"The Little Race That Could"
A piece about the Bix 7, an annual seven-mile road race in Davenport, Iowa, and the largest non-marathon race in the Midwest. For Running...
"An Elite State of Mind: Learning Humility From the Fastest Runners in the World"
A feature about training with elite runners in Puerto Rico. For Running Times, March 2013.
"Fun With Words"
A review of Roy Blount Jr.'s 2011 book Alphabetter Juice. For The Daily Beast, May 2011.
"A City on Fire"
A review of Joe Flood's 2010 book The Fires, which analyzes the myriad factors that led to a spate of fires throughout New York City from...