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A dad, New York Times Bestselling author, marathoner, entrepreneur, life coach, and cancer survivor Bruce Van Horn invited Mary to be a guest on his podcast Life is a Marathon. Mary and Bruce chatted about what it takes to go the distance in this marathon of life. Click on the Bruce Van Horn Life is a Marathon tab to listen to the podcast. Be sure to visit Bruce's website, follow his blog and follow him on social media for insight, inspiration and motivation! 

Journey Well was launched on January 10th at beautiful Sollievo Massage and Bodywork. Click on the Book Release Party tab for photos of the enchanted evening.

Mary ran a PR since her return to the roads on 5/25/13 at the Bill Rodgers 5K and Prostate Cancer Walk. Race Director J. Alain Ferry of RaceMenu was so inspired by her run, that he asked WCVB co-anchor man Phil Lipof to share her story at the awards ceremony. Here's the surprise post race celebration:

Mary was featured as a volunteer on the Boston Athletic Association website. Read about why she volunteers by following this link.

Mary recaps the beautiful moments of her Book Release Party on 5/23 for her memoir, Coming Home: Healing, Hope and Possibility, in her blog, "Everything I Imagined and More."

Mary was a packet stuffing volunteer for the 2014 Boston Marathon and was part of the Marathon Pre Game Ceremony at Fenway Park on 4/20/14, the 5th anniversary of Team McManus' Boston Marathon run. She was honored and humbled to commemorate and celebrate this year's Boston Marathon representing the 10,000 volunteers who make the Boston Marathon possible. She captures this treasured moment among many others from the 2014 Boston Marathon in her newly released book, "Journey Well."


Visit Mary's Author's Page on Amazon to purchase her books of inspirational poetry, "Coming Home:A Memoir of Healing, Hope and Possibility" and "Journey Well."

Follow Mary's blog Life is a Marathon-Journey Well 

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