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Matthew Gallaway · 1d ago

All I Need Is the Air That I Breathe (Gay Pride 2017)

1. Brick paths baking after the hot rain. 2. A young pin oak that grew from an acorn that fell off one of the trees in the front yard. 3. My analysis of the current political landscape. 4. S...
Matthew Gallaway · 1W ago

Children Lay Down Your Swords

1. Despite having been a teen mom on the streets, Clio was only now coming to terms with the infinite sadness and cruelty in the world. Life, which had once been so perilous, was desperate i...
Matthew Gallaway · 2W ago

A Brief Introduction to #gods (Amazon Slayer)

1. For those who follow my "online branding initiative" on FB or Twitter, you may have noticed an announcement regarding the publication this summer of a new novel I have written. For those ...
Matthew Gallaway · 3W ago

Notes on the Snow LP (The New Year)

1. "Mayday": I'm listening to Snow -- the new LP by The New Year -- on a turntable, which means I can enjoy a twinge of (pseudo) nostalgic pleasure as the needle hits the vinyl with a bumpy ...
Matthew Gallaway · 4W ago

Notes on Standing

1. I had read the articles with the usual skepticism, but as time passed, I reconsidered an idea that was beginning to gain cultural traction. Maybe sitting really was the new smoking? 2. La...
Matthew Gallaway · 1M ago

Notes on Marathon Recovery

1. According to many blogs I had read, it takes approximately 26.2 days to recover from a 26.2 mile race. It seemed like a long time to me; I didn't feel too sore, but when I went out on a f...
Matthew Gallaway · 1M ago

What I Talk About When I Talk About Rhinebeck (Marathon Results)

After I ran my last marathon, in 1998, I told myself that I would never do it again. It was my second one, and while I did marginally better than the first, it was still excruciating. The fi...
Matthew Gallaway · 1M ago

Notes on the Beauty of Azalea Season

1. Although the number of things I dread is large and constantly expanding, "azalea season" is never on the list. 2. This week, between the rain, my work schedule, and my training, I almost ...
Matthew Gallaway · 1M ago

Donald Trump's First 100 Years in Office: An Assessment

1. I had been praying for fog and one morning last week my prayers were answered. It rolled up the Hudson from the Atlantic Ocean, covering the river with a blanket of silver mist. 2. All of...
Matthew Gallaway · 2M ago

What the Mountains Are Silent About (Notes on Running and Hyacinthus)

1. I had been dreading this week for months because it was the hardest week of my marathon-training program. Then, because of the passage of time and my ongoing position in the same, it arri...