Tell Me About What You're Doing NextLast week’s Walk It Off featured Jami Attenberg ruminating on the future. She spoke about sitting down on the morning of her 50th birthday and w…
"The growth is the point."
Tell Me About Your "Desperate Joy"During my walk with Emily St. John Mandel she talked about the phrase “survival is insufficient,” which she used in her book Station Eleven and …
"The first time I saw the caravans onscreen, pulled by horses, it moved me to tears."
Tell Me About Your First Walk of the New YearMy first walk of the year was through some woods near an old farm on Long Island. Zorra was with me, and at one point we heard the snapping of a…
Plus a request for support.
Meet a fox/cat/bear.
Tell Me About Your "Only in ________" StoryOn a recent walk with Min Jin Lee, she told what I like to call an “Only in New York” story—about selling a photography book to Tina Turner when…
"Choose the important over the urgent."
Tell Me About a Tiny Way You Celebrate YourselfI recently walked with Morgan Parker and during our stroll she mentioned that she wants to get better at celebrating herself. Simple things, suc…
"I am always angry at linear time. It’s rude."
Tell Me About Your Halloween Weekend WalkLast week I wrote a lil’ ditty about Halloween decorations and being happy to be alive. Then I went down to New Orleans to celebrate a good frie…