Sam Ritz

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Sam Ritz is a writer and filmmaker originally from Philadelphia. A graduate of Columbia University and the University of Washington, he competed in Division One Track and Field at both schools, specializing in the mile run. The five hundred and thirty third American to break four minutes in the mile,  he writes about the stuff of life.  

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Cover Photo: Illustration by Sirin Thada for Catapult
The Living Structures

Suddenly a heart beat inside its concrete shell. It was a murmur, a light and irregular thing, so faint that I wondered if it was real.

Aug 14, 2020