Basketball/Running

Basketball/Running

Hardwood Greenway Late nights at the park, last to leave Early mornings through the park, first to arrive Smell of leather Freshly mowed grass AI Meb Bum knees Less bummy knees My knees used to kill me on the court, nobody asked They feel fresh on the pavement, "Don't runners have bad knees?" Mid-post fadeaway [...]

Fall

Fall brings cool weather, beautiful foliage, football, breezy runs and utter happiness. So much happiness I spend time wondering why and where it comes from. Nostalgia? I have wonderful memories from every season. Shouldn’t summers of inexhaustible heat and memories of endless days playing basketball bring the same happiness? Those were THE days. I should [...]

Chasing Nightmares

Wishing for darkness Praying for rain Chasing a dream is scarier than realizing a nightmare is real Once you've been at the bottom you know you can climb But what happens when dreams come true When you're standing at the highest peak of the highest summit There's not much room The air is thin You're [...]