April 12, 2011

Head Games

You couldn’t ask for a better day for a run — especially a long run: The bluest sky, ever-so-slight breeze […]

March 18, 2011

When Calgon just can’t cut it

I think I’ve put off giving a training update because the past two weeks have been for me a big […]

February 8, 2011

Highs & Lows

You live in northern Michigan long enough and you get used to piles of snow, bone-chilling temps and gray-smudged skies […]

January 10, 2011

Going the distance

So I’m sitting here, eating mint chocolate chip ice cream out of the carton. Not exactly a shining marathon-training moment, […]

January 2, 2011

Ice, Ice Baby

It’s bound to happen sooner or later, and considering I (knock on wood) haven’t experienced any major incidents in the […]

December 27, 2010

Holidaze

The interesting timing of beginning a marathon training program the week of Christmas is a fact not lost on me. […]

November 19, 2010

(Brr)ing it on

Last night, as I took my first deep breaths of frigid air at the start of my run, it hit me just how cold […]

September 1, 2010

Jumbled thoughts + long run = clarity

Digital devices deprive our brains of needed downtime, a recent New York Times headline announced. My first thought: duh. Second […]

August 2, 2010

Sitting, waiting, wishing

I figure if I can’t  run at the moment, I’d better sit myself down and write. Maybe this will aid […]

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