Road Race Reflections

By Sarah E. Murphy I wrote the following reflection in 2012, when I served as editor for the New Balance Falmouth Road Race 40th Anniversary magazine. A portion of this was originally published in a reporter’s notebook I wrote for the Falmouth Bulletin in 2007. The race and I have both grown older since IContinue reading “Road Race Reflections”

Cape Cod Quarantine: Ode to the Outdoor Shower

Text and photos by Sarah E. Murphy There are two things fundamental to my upbringing that have been missing from my life for the past twenty years – a dog and an outdoor shower. My husband and I are currently all set with pets, since our 15-year-old cat keeps us up all night, every night,Continue reading “Cape Cod Quarantine: Ode to the Outdoor Shower”

Children of the Sea: For Courtney

By Sarah E. Murphy As small, suburban flowers we were replanted in more nourishing, salty soil and the ocean soon became the backdrop of our lives. It roared to us on ghostly winter nights while we burrowed in tiny beds assuring us we’d soon return. And so we did. For at the close of eachContinue reading “Children of the Sea: For Courtney”