Mile 89

Mile 89

I’d like to talk about Mile 89. I guarantee you’re familiar with this phenomenon, but since you may not have called it by this name, I’ll explain. I ride bikes with a woman who’s straight outta Long Island. She’s brassy, cocky, funny,...
The Road to Reinvention

The Road to Reinvention

I used to be a school teacher. I loved teaching, and I still miss those shining silver moments when something amazing happened in the classroom. I have a thousand stories…like when one of my sixth graders impressed me with the quality of his handshake. “Nice,” I said....