Hot as Balls

There is an ongoing debate, primarily between the voices that reside in my head, as to why the training for this particular race is kicking my ass so severely. It’s not like I haven’t trained for stupidly long races before. So what is making this time more difficult than usual? There is not really anything I can do about not … Continue reading “Hot as Balls”

Tiny House Living

Sometimes when Christine and I are perusing the multitude of channels and TV shows, we come across the tiny house shows. Interesting concept. Little bitty house Move it where you want Low bills Etc etc etc And then you cook red beans and rice for dinner with a six pack of beer. Time to call in the guys in the … Continue reading “Tiny House Living”

Fake It Til You Make It

Do you ever have an idea that pops in your head and after letting your imagination run wild you loudly exclaim, “THIS IS AN AWESOME IDEA!!!“?  And then reality sets in and you realize you’re screwed. Yep.  Welcome to my world.  Back in the longest spring that Louisiana has seen in many, many, many years (low 50’s at night through … Continue reading “Fake It Til You Make It”

Sendero de los Muertos

About two years ago I headed up to North Carolina  to attempt my return to ultra running.  Christine & I picked this cool little race with a 50K (31 miles for me) and a 10 mile run (for Christine).  The website talked about elevation gain and mountains, but to a South Louisiana flat lander it didn’t mean that much.  Until … Continue reading “Sendero de los Muertos”