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How To Really Run Outside! This Has To Be Written...

From Disney to Boston
This past weekend something happened in my hometown of Laredo, TX that really shook me to my core. There were 3 girls running to get into shape. 216 more words


From the Heart: Michael Westphal fights Parkinson's disease

Parkinson’s disease affects approximately one million people in the United States. It’s a progressive disease that causes a degenerative disorder of the central nervous system that primarily affects the motor systems. 650 more words


When you're feeling burnt out, crispy, and wondering what this whole "running" thing is about after all

I know…it’s been ages. I’m still alive. Perhaps barely, at least in the running sense.

Before I did Ragnar Great Rivers, I had gone in to see my doctor about my constant fatigue and growing depression. 944 more words

Boston Marathon

*Marathon training update*

Apparently, there is a *first* for everything. After two-and-a-half years, and 7 marathons in which I was either trying to qualify for the Boston Marathon, better my qualifying time, or actually running Boston, I’m going to run a marathon for fun. 274 more words

Boston Marathon Juror Says He Would Change His Death Penalty Vote if He Knew That Was What Victims' Families Wanted

A Juror in the Boston Marathon trial of bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, Kevin Fagan, on WBUR-FM on Monday said he would change his vote for the death penalty if he knew that families of some of the victims would have wanted a life sentence. 42 more words


Limping toward Boston

Astute readers will notice that I’ve adjusted the title to reflect my status after last week’s blogging injury.

My foot is slightly less swollen – but considerably more colorful – than it was in the photo that accompanied the earlier post. 484 more words