This would normally be where I post that I’ll doing NaNoWriMo and I’m super gung-ho to complete a(nother) novel and maybe even post some ridiculous first jump stats of 2,500 words or something. But not this month. I know I can write novels – I’ve got three in progress. I know I can write every day, […]
Training for my first 10K has easily been the most soul crushing thing I’ve ever done. While I’ve been running (which I love) various 5K and getting out there three times a week to run the neighborhood, I wasn’t getting faster or gaining stamina. I started with Nike+ Running Coach program the runs got longer I was […]
Lately I feel like I’m babbling. I’m pushing out words faster than I can say and write them and rather than feel like a loss of control, it feels like spring cleaning in my head.
50° this week which means snow melt, mud slick, and outdoor running! I have missed outdoor running. There is something completely uninspired about treadmills; even with headphones, the droning of the belt and knowing damn well the miles ticking off on the machine don’t match the accelerometer on my phone, running feels like work. Outside, though… Outside […]
I could complain about my slowish time on the treadmill (14’36″/mile), or I could make sure when I get on it this weekend, I inch closer to my personal best (12’30″/mile) be back in fighting shape by May where I beat my best altogether. I could sadly reminiscence about all the times I was rejected […]
I ran for the first time in a few weeks last night at the gym. I hate the treadmill, but I can’t run when it there’s a negative windchill and no one in the neighborhood bothers to maintain their property. I’d decided early I wasn’t going to push myself or beat a time. I wanted […]