All posts by Guest Writer

Guest Writer

a contributor to iRunFar.com.

A Haiku for Trail Running
A Haiku for Trail Running
on August 31, 2021

A haiku for trail running, by Robert Busby.


Crewing an Ultrarunning Partner
Crewing an Ultrarunning Partner
on July 28, 2021

Crewing an ultrarunning partner with Tom Aussem and Coree Woltering.


Meghan Hicks Post-2021 Hardrock 100 Interview
Meghan Hicks Post-2021 Hardrock 100 Interview
on July 18, 2021

A video interview (with transcript) with Meghan Hicks after her third-place finish at the 2021 Hardrock 100.


Time Flies: Reflections on Technology and Ultrarunning
Time Flies: Reflections on Technology and Ultrarunning
on March 24, 2021

An essay about how ultrarunning seems to both stretch and shrink time.


The Martyr and the Saint
The Martyr and the Saint
on February 24, 2021

Read Jennilyn Tockstein’s poem “The Martyr and the Saint” about nature’s power to both harm and heal.



The Space Between
The Space Between
on January 27, 2021

An essay by Mike Haggadone on the journey through running toward mental health.


Trail Running in San Diego, California
Trail Running in San Diego, California
on December 31, 2020

An introduction to trail running in San Diego, California.


Running the Race
Running the Race
on December 23, 2020

An essay comparing racing to the uncertain COVID-19 pandemic journey.


The Road Ahead
The Road Ahead
on November 25, 2020

Physician assistant and runner John Goldfield writes about running for self-care during the COVID-19 pandemic.


Ultrarunning for My Soul
Ultrarunning for My Soul
on October 21, 2020

An essay about how ultrarunning feeds the soul.