Learning to Run in the Dark

Learning to Run in the Dark

I have been cleaning up the basement and ripping out that nasty carpet that my ex would never get rid of, and I finally found my journal from last fall. And, I found something I wrote that I love. I’m going to quote it, word for word. November 28, 2016 I ran...

What’s Your Vision?

It started with a picture. And a mountain. 2010: I started up Pike’s Peak for the marathon. Mile eight, I turned around, defeated and discouraged. But, on the way home I bought a plaque, with a picture of a mountain and a saying. “Now is the time. Climb...

Values

I’m going to challenge you here with some truth. I just saw the most ghastly family photo. I won’t go further than that, but it was obvious that this was some cheap drive-by type place that doesn’t bother putting out either a good product or good...

One Year Later

Photos by Marathonfoto.com. Buy your race photos! Pay money for them because it ain’t easy sitting at 13,000 feet for 10 hours. Plus, they are worth every penny! A year ago I ran Pike’s Peak Marathon and was so very proud of my accomplishment. I ran the...

Nimrod (“Nimi”) the Dog

Nimrod was a puppy when he was rescued from a gas station near Lake Nimrod. Only three days after he was found, he was playing on the rural property where his new family lived, and came back with a fish hook in his lip, requiring an extra trip to the vet. So, he got...