I kept running and made it back to the house with a nice 5 miles done. And that is when I discovered that evidently I had scared the shit our of the parliament of owls too.
Here we go. Another post about how fast life is cruising along these days. Seriously. Half of 2017 is already gone! And I never even got a chance to write down my New Year’s Resolutions yet. So where have I been this year. To a lot of weddings (Juliet, Carli, Wendi). To a lot of graduations. To a lot of … Continue reading “Speed of Life” →
I have at least 10 conversations a month about how fast time is flying by these days. As an engineer, I know time never speeds up. Sixty seconds is still a minute no matter how it feels (interval training….uggghh). But overall life seems to be accelerating rapidly. Lara and Logan got married on December 30th, which feels like it was … Continue reading “Stopping Time” →
I tried to make a “training plan”. I tried to stick with the aforementioned “training plan”. But then, our previously scheduled post wedding kitchen remodel kicked into full gear. And with that, my “training plan” required Saturday long runs went out the window. There just wasn’t time in the day to get it all done! So I had to make … Continue reading “Roll with the Punches” →
If at first you don’t succeed, try, try again. That has been my approach to the races I have DNF’d (did not finish). In 2012 I DNF’d the Rocky Raccoon 100 miler and had the hoodie hanging in my office for a year before I could wear it. In 2013, I was finally able to put it on. I actually … Continue reading “If At First” →