The Race Never Ends

The following is a guest post, written by one of RJR’s readers. To find out more about contributing a guest article to this website, please review the posted guidelines by clicking here. The race never ends. Moments after the close of the 2012 season in late October, and having failed to procure a single victory in myContinue reading “The Race Never Ends”

Quiet Races on Deserted Runways

Early on a quiet, Thursday morning, we turn left onto a deserted field. Pavement cracked as we weave our way around under cloudy skies.  Just past the sign where it says ‘No Motor Vehicles’, we make our way towards a minivan and a lonely, white table parked in the distance. Off to the left, a coupleContinue reading “Quiet Races on Deserted Runways”

A Painful Welcome Back to the Soccer Season

I could see the ball in the air, sailing towards me. My muscles wrought with anticipation, I leaped into the air to receive it. The next impact that I felt, however, wasn’t from the 16 oz. sphere. Instead, it came from a 6 ft. tall, 200 lb. young man who abruptly crashed into me fromContinue reading “A Painful Welcome Back to the Soccer Season”