Monthly Archives: May 2016

Memorial Day

It may seem weird, but Memorial Day is one of my favorite holidays. I love the history, I love the ceremony. My town hardly does anything throughout the year. Seriously, a town meeting is about as exciting as it usually … Continue reading

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Showers and Stairs

I didn’t go for a run today. I have a plethora of excuses including my foot hurts, I am really tired from a long day, at 9pm it was still so hot out that I could barely breath, etc. etc. … Continue reading

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I Believe in Yesterday

Today was a rough day, overall. It started out great, but slowly spiraled into one of those monthly days where it is best to lock oneself in her room rather than have to be around people. Despite feeling like I … Continue reading

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Week Two, Not Too Weak

Week 2 of couch to 5K went off with a bang, literally. I no sooner finished my stretches, started my 5 minute warm up walk, and BOOM… thunder clapped overhead. I had my headphones in and thought it was fireworks … Continue reading

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The Uphill Battle

I was the fattest person at the AIDS Walk today. There were other large people walking, but they ere like black bears compared to my Kodiak size. Something triggers in the brain of a fat person when they are at … Continue reading

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Doing Laps Around My Old Self

I run with my stopwatch on my phone set and in hand. When measuring your success in milliseconds, this is a useful tool. Unless you do what I did today. I accidentally reset my stopwatch not once, not twice, but … Continue reading

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