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34 Days and Counting

Each week I’ve been increasing my mileage, the weight of my pack and elevation.  Today will be 6 miles–with half loaded pack and boots.  Tomorrow will be a light 3 miles with no pack and trail runners.   296 more words


A Beautiful Day

This morning I had my PET scan.  It was fine.  They put you in a tiny room about the size of a closet and have you sit in a recliner.   589 more words


Head Of Minnesota Chamber Of Commerce Dies

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — David Olson, the longtime president of the Minnesota Chamber of Commerce, has died. He was 57.

His family wrote on his CaringBridge website that Olson died in a hospital Wednesday night after an 18-month battle with non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma. 174 more words


Here's to Ernie

Somedays are just easier than others.  The good days are alright.  The bad days?  They can be a little scary.  It’s all mental.  And when push comes to shove it really is all about… 477 more words


Scott McKenzie Update: Eye Of The Storm

Back in 2004, there was a parade of hurricanes here in Central Florida starting with Hurricane Charlie.

I remember being huddled with my wife and daughter in our central hallway with a radio, TV and flashlights. 524 more words


I Must Say

Allowing myself to admit to the enormity of my fear and anxiety was strangely liberating.  I have always believed that depression is anger turned inward, but when it happens to you it’s hard to recognize.   231 more words


Fear, Guilty, Anxiety

This weekend Sabina said to me, “You know what’s weird?  When we say we’re looking up at the sky we can really be looking down.” 583 more words