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Dance of Joy

Anyone not running 3M next Sunday who wants to run the last mile-ish in with me? I have a giant time goal, and I would love someone to push me hard to a strong finish, especially if I get separated from my friends mid-race.

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No Running--Week 3 Recap

Halfway there! Hopefully….

It was a busy week despite no running as it was finals week at work and my last official week of teaching. 590 more words


Trail Tuesday: Hateya Trail Race Recap

This race recap is pathetically overdue. I always have the best of intentions, but surprisingly, that’s not enough.

The race took place on December 5, a Saturday, in Kenosha, Wisconsin–a town I only knew through its outlet malls. 1,201 more words

Lessons Long Distance Running can Teach - 1

Many of you know that I am training for the Mumbai half-marathon scheduled on 17th January, 2016. I did commit to you and more importantly, to myself, to write more about my weekly conversations with myself during my runs. 361 more words

Sunday Morning

When you need to beat the course

Running is 99% mental

For those of you who don’t know – the Dallas Marathon course is my rival, of sorts.  I trained for it but didn’t get to run it in 2013 because of an unbelievable ice storm (aka Ice-mageddon) that caused cancellation of the race.   662 more words


This is one of my favorite races. It’s not the best course out there, but the overall race is so much fun. Even last year when I was injured and couldn’t run I signed up to volunteer so I could be there to hang out with everyone. 420 more words


13.1 things no one tells you about running a half marathon

Have you ever wanted to wander into the land of the crazies and run a half marathon? Running long distance can sometimes come with unexpected situations. 619 more words