Haiku for runners – To the patron saint of the slow warmup

IMG_0442Lungs and legs mismatched

Just this once, please let me run

My third mile first

Words and photograph by J. B. Everett

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2 comments on “Haiku for runners – To the patron saint of the slow warmup

  1. Khara House says:

    Oh … running shoes. I always say, “I’d like to take up running, or at least jogging,” but what I really mean is, “Can’t walking in my dreams count as exercise?” Love the poem, and the pic!

  2. Bill Dugger says:

    Remember too that action polarizes the body, and meditation polarizes the mind.

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