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My Toronto 1/2 Marathon Experience

How does a day that was shaping up to be possibly the best day of my (albeit short) running career, quickly turn into the worst? Here’s how… 612 more words



It was in Motegi that the war was lost. It was in Motegi that the king was crowned. The Japanese Grand Prix was a tale of the inevitable, when Marc Marquez became the uncontested 2014 MotoGP world champion. 1,261 more words


DNF Review: Who is Mackie Spence?

(Cover/synopsis from Goodreads.com)

~Thanks to Edelweiss and Merit Press for providing this ARC~

By: Lin Kaymer

Publication: January 2nd, 2015

Genre(s): Contemporary, Romance

Synopsis: A love story about a girl who comes back from a near-death experience with powers no one can explain… 764 more words


The Struggle is Real - Sometimes I Have a Hard Time Finishing Books...

Confession time – I can count on my fingers and toes the number of books I have started, but not finished. Some because they were too heavy at a time when I just wanted to read something light and magical, some that I just couldn’t get into, and some that were just plain awful. 740 more words


DNF Review: The Fall

Title/Author: The Fall by Bethany Griffin

Publication Date/Publisher: October 7, 2014/Greenwillow Books

Series: No

Source and Format: I received this book for free from the publisher via Edelweiss. 404 more words


Northanger Abbey

Firstly, I must state that this is not Jane Austen’s book by the same name. Well… I mean it is, but it’s not. This is a review of Val McDermid’s retelling of Northanger Abbey as part of the Austen Project series being released. 511 more words


Ironman Kona: Race Report

This is my 99th post on this blog. Fitting, as a chapter in this story has been left unfinished. I leave Kona with a hole in my heart where my Ironman finishers medal should be, totally devastated with my first ever DNF in the biggest race of all. 858 more words