Who says great literature and sports can’t mix?

 

Agatha Christie in Waikiki, 1922

 

Jack Kerouac, high-school football star, scoring a touchdown

 

Haruki Murakami, a marathon runner and triathlon competitor, wrote about his experiences in the book "What I Talk About When I Talk About Running"

 

Norman Mailer goes mano-a-mano with Muhammad Ali, the subject of his book "The Fight"

 

Stephen King throws out the first pitch at a Boston Red Sox game, 2009

 

A young Virginia Woolf (left) and her sister Vanessa Bell playing cricket

 

July 1904, Ernest Hemingway fishing in Horton's Creek, near Walloon Lake, Michigan.

 

Have a good Friday everyone!

 

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