Running the road is hard. I feel it in my body more today after this weekend’s 13.1 miles of pavement than I did the 31 miles of trail three weeks ago. Both runs pushed me and I pushed back, running faster than I imagined I would, probing a physicality that feels simultaneously familiar and alien. […]
Sarah is a science educator, naturalist, writer, tide pool fanatic and burgeoning obsessive trail runner. From personal experience she believes strongly in the restorative power of contact with nature, especially experiences that make your heart beat a little faster or get your hands and feet dirty. She lives on the Blue Hill peninsula with her husband and two dogs.