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Weighting (Not So) Patiently

The recently tight jeans are showing significant give now. My stride feels generally lighter too. Unfortunately however any would-be augmentation in my running speed has yet to manifest. 227 more words

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An Early Test: Racing A 10K After An 18K Warmup

We had a game plan today. To ready ourselves for our spring marathons my crew entered a local 10k race. We had a game plan today of holding our respective marathon goal paces for the duration of the 10k — … 320 more words

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A Promise Remembered

A cozy warmth pervades the local café as I sip my morning brew. I gaze languidly out the shop window, a still sleepy smile breeching my muffled reflection. 167 more words

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Battle Cry

In many regards I would describe myself as a very simple man. I’m quite happy with a quiet existence. I’m an introvert, not an extrovert. A supporting player, not the star. 420 more words

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In This A Brand New Year

I stared out the window into the swirling snow globe that lay beyond the single pane of glass.

As the coffee percolated I silently thanked the earlier version of my own self that was saavy enough to pack my trail shoes, affording me more traction in slick conditions such as these. 136 more words

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Vampires Don't Age. Neither Do Runners.

As she gazes at the nape of my neck a serene smile crosses over her studious features.

“So much grey already.”

“It’s about time”, I casually reply. 230 more words

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