Monthly Archives: December 2010

Obsession For The Betterment Of Mankind

There’ve been an awful lot of funny Youtube videos circulating the net lately – and posted to Facebook – that depict comic dialog about marathoners, the Ironman, runners vs. cyclists, running vs. jogging, and so on.   Based on some candid conversations that I’ve … Continue reading

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“Fawn”ing Over Anthony Wayne (Day 32)

November 19, 2010 Another glorious-weather Friday presented itself up for today’s run into the woods.  For the second time in three weeks, I would be running again with my friend Rich D’Ambrosio, giving him the distinction of being the only … Continue reading

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A Few Loose Middles and Ends (Day 31)

November 16, 2010 The weather today was not my friend as I arose and contemplated my run into the woods.   It was cold and rainy, and there’s nothing like a cold November rain to dispirit even the most spirited of … Continue reading

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“…The Honor Of Your Presence…”

December 3, 2010 It doesn’t happen often, but every once in a while I experience something outside of the world of running that simply takes my breath away.  Today was one of those days… I had the honor of presenting … Continue reading

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Assault on West Mountain (Day 30)

November 12, 2010 One of the most fulfilling parts of running into the woods continues to be sharing the joy and spirit of it with others.  I’ve had the pleasure of doing that several times now across the span of … Continue reading

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Speed

  So this is what it feels like to run fast again…..   Wow. It had been so long since I’d run faster than an 8:00 mile that I’d almost forgotten what it was like.  For months I have been doing … Continue reading

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