Category: John Beck

Athlete. Artist. Agnostic. Humanist. Skeptic. Unfinished.

My Wish List

With Christmas quickly approaching I’d like to direct everyone to my Amazon wish list: http://smile.amazon.com/registry/wishlist/27PH5G82GZRW This year I’m even more low on funds than previous years so if anyone is feeling extra generous maybe you’d like to get me a…

Parx Octoberfest 5k 2014

Did the Parx Octoberfest 5k this morning at the Parx Casino and Racing in Bensalem, PA. It was a great day. Air temperature was around 52 with a┬ásteady rain. The last mile of the course was originally to be on…

39th Birthday on Facebook

Yesterday was my 39th birthday. I’m so lucky to know so many people. I actually finished the day with 230 birthday messages. Not included a few before and a few after. Thank you everyone!!!

Bradley Beach 5k 2014

Not entirely happy with my 5k today. Was hoping for under 23 minutes but my official time was 23:07, 131st of 771 runners. A few months ago I suffered an MCL injury and this is only my second race since…

R.I.P. Robin Williams

In the very beginning of Andy Kaufman Plays Carnegie Hall (1979) he said that he always told his grandmother that someday he will perform live at Carnegie Hall and when he does he will give her the best seat in…