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Thursday 28 August - Day 322 - The Lieutenant Dan Run

This morning I faced a scene that has become all too familiar lately. My alarm went off absurdly early to tell me it was time to go for a run. 521 more words

My Marathon Challenge

Travel tip #64...say "Yes, please"

Yes, please.

That’s usually the correct answer when you’re traveling. As in, “Would you like to eat a chicken liver?”

Yes, please.

“Would you like to hand feed some elk in the morning?” 508 more words


Mama Always Said Beautiful Is as Beautiful Does

Well, good morning, sunshine!  It’s been a good day so far, and it’s up to you to keep it that way, both through attitude and behavior choices.  557 more words

'Walter Mitty' not worth the time


I think The Secret Life of Walter Mitty wants to be Forrest Gump. It wants to capitalize on my generation’s acceptance of the fact that we are no longer young, fearless and out to conquer an ever-changing world that we kind of wish would slow down a bit. 299 more words


don't tell me what I can't do !!!

…I mean, I’m begging you, please don’t tell me what I can’t do.

Because If you say so, or slightly mention the word “challenge”, a complicated electrochemical reaction happens inside me, and I have to do it. 470 more words


Week One: Favorite Year in Film

     After watching the Top Ten Years in Film video on Youtube, I believe I am going to go with the year 1994. 

     It was really hard to narrow down a year that had a lot of my favorite films in it, and also a year that was relevant to film as a whole. 347 more words

Week 1

Things That Suck: Forrest Gump.

I just re-watched Forrest Gump.

When I was younger I loved this movie. Good music. Memorable catchphrases. And it touches on all of the most historically memorable moments of the last half of the 20th century. 235 more words