The Oatmeal is one of the most popular webcomics out there, creating funny, foul mouthed and hilarious stories on everything from cats to sriracha sauce. However, the creator, Matthew Inman also happens to be a prolific long-distance runner. In this 6 page post, Mr. Inman explains why and how he got into running. It is funny, insightful and worth a read.
I was a runner in school and college. However, after getting a job, running simply got sidelined despite my best efforts and promises to start running ASAP. His post made me get off my ass and start running regularly again. Give it a read and see if it does the same for you too.