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My Running Story

Every runner has a unique story. We all have varying reasons as to why we choose this crazy, beautiful, maddening, awe-inspiring way of life. Some of us have used weight loss or making a healthy lifestyle change as a reason. 1,051 more words


Washington Post: Don’t Say ‘Terrorist’ About ‘White People Like Ourselves’

Let’s Not Call White People “Terrorist”, No Matter How Many They Kill
Reserving The Word “Terrorist” For Non-Whites


‘Corporate media are demonstrably reluctant to use the word “terrorist” with regards to Charleston shooting suspect Dylann Roof–even though the massacre would seem to meet the  408 more words

Leather bracelet with custom silver emblem

The bracelet below is the result of a nice collaboration with a junior silversmith. She aproached me to create the leather bracelet to attach her piece of work to. 19 more words

50 Sub 3 Marathon APR - JUL 15..Highs and Lows

2015 Stats: 15 marathons total—> 5 new sub 3 states, 8 BQs and 7 pacing gigs.

So far it’s been an amazing year with several months of being unstoppable followed by some injuries creeping up on me in June leaving me broken in July. 1,562 more words

Boston Marathon

Why running ripples ?

Running  Ripples will give insights into why I run, why others run and why some don’t. Why I started and why I can’t stop, even when my body gives me all the signs to do so. 120 more words

Boston Bound!

The past week has been such a whirlwind, but I did it; I BOSTON QUALIFIED!

After coming in just under 2 minutes shy of the 3:35:00 BQ time last October, I finally reached my goal, running a 3:24:39 (chip time)! 200 more words


#BostonMarathon bombing survivor #CelesteCorcoran, helped by her husband, Kevin, headed to Boston to testify in the penalty phase of Dzhokhar Tsarnaev’s trial. (John Tlumacki/Globe Staff) #wwsplaces #wwshero