An Unauthorized, Unsolicited, and Unplanned Appeal on Behalf of the Coen Brothers, and My Sanity

I am supposed to be writing about endurance sport right now. Every night that I drift off without writing the article I have been putting off since before Thanksgiving 2021 (it’s now early January 2022)…

#onlywhenchased — ironically running into a bear while running is one of my biggest fears.

Prologue

When we fear for our lives, our safety, our possessions, our desires, we run to comfort. The comfort of an old blanket movie, conversation with a friend. An old book, article something we read, something we wrote. Going back to George Plimpton and Hunter S. Thompson as inspiration has provided…

A GFNY La Vaujany Special

I have yet to pedal the bike, having only arrived in Vaujany last night, sleeping off jet-lag, and getting out first thing to find a coffee and the bike shop so that I could have my new bike — that I don’t quite understand the mechanics of — assembled by…

The bar is soooo low!

Amidst all the Freeman hysteria, once again, it’s incumbent upon the public to suspend belief in the math, physics, and logic of a situation that just spawns more questions by the second about a situation that is fraught with at least one solitary consistency. That being the culture at Sky/British…

The long run that capped off the first ten weeks of running.

Fits and starts. Fits and starts. The sporadic nature of wrapping yourself in anything worthwhile will often encounter this problem. Let me explain.

For as excited as I am about my first marathon, and as excited as I was to publish the first in the #onlywhenchased series, the fits and…

It’s Time to Face the Role the Immutable Laws of Physics Play in the Borough’s Transportation Crisis

Around the time that my parents moved us here from Queens, Wikipedia shows that the population of Staten Island was 295,443 humans. That was in 1970. Ten years later, in 1980 as I was ready to start High School, the population had grown by 17% to 352,029. By comparison a…

GFNY Florida Marked the Return to Racing, Meeting the Mayor, and Getting a Peak Under the Big Top of GFNY

And a happy Halloween to all! We are now a week out from the #GFNYRoadTrip. …

Chris Geiser

A family guy, tech-pro, and cycling enthusiast.

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