Weekly Thought Dump 3: to blog about marathon training, or not to blog…

So, even though I’ve still been updating my blog every week, lately I have been thinking about finally cutting the cord on this thing. Truly, it’s not you – it’s me. To put it bluntly, my blog has started to feel like dead weight in my life. It takes time and energy without really adding… Continue reading Weekly Thought Dump 3: to blog about marathon training, or not to blog…

Chicago Training Prep, Chapter 4: Getting Ready

I really can’t believe that I’m going to be training for a marathon soon. The sound of liquid sloshing in little water bottles on a muggy summer long run…the long intensive workouts…that slightly nauseating scent of well-worn tech gear lingering in the crowd of runners at the start line of a tune-up half marathon…the electric… Continue reading Chicago Training Prep, Chapter 4: Getting Ready

Chicago Training Prep, Chapter 3: How I Overcame a Year-Long Running Slump

I bet many of my faithful readers out there have been wondering if this day would ever come. To be honest, I’m surprised so many of you stuck around this long. I mean, how many times can you listen to someone say “I’m gonna get back at it…no really, I am!”…”Oh hey guys, I hope… Continue reading Chicago Training Prep, Chapter 3: How I Overcame a Year-Long Running Slump