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In Thunder, Lightning and in Rain..

A while before 6am this morning I was woken up by the sound of fairly distant thunder to the West of my flat. I left the windows open – they’ve been open all the time in this hot weather – and dozed while rumblings continued. 162 more words


2014 Soapstone Assault & Shenipsit Striders Summer Picnic

Today was the Soapstone Assault. For info about the race and its modified Dipsea Race style handicap start, check out last year’s post and prior year posts. 223 more words


1994 Belgian Summer & Le Tour de France

It’s 20 years ago today that I was in Paris for the final stage of Le Tour de France. It is the only Tour stage that I’ve watched in person and it was a fine spectacle that day on the Champs-Élysées. 1,365 more words


2014 Lake Tahoe Trip

Lake Tahoe has to be one of my favorite places. We first visited in 2013 for the Tahoe Rim Trail Endurance Runs and returned this year so that Debbie could run again. 452 more words


One more time Sachin!

“I think I’m in a better position, not only to help cricket but also other sports in the country which is really important, it means a lot to me. 251 more words

People Vs. Policy Vs. Politics

'What a faggot', 'consider suicide' and other inspirational messages.

So being the vain person I am I decided to update my Facebook profile picture for the one hundred and thirty-eighth time yesterday (yes i’ll admit I have a problem with narcissism and egotism) but in my defense I had just gotten my hair cut, and I was feeling pretty good about myself. 1,156 more words


My Story Part 2

“How can you like wrestling?” He said to me. “You like opera.”

I do not like opera. I have never liked opera. The closest I get to liking any form of classical music is the Imperial March. 691 more words