Tag Archives: Running

Vortex Shmortex: I’m Done

I know it’s January and I know it’s winter, and I know the Mid-West is getting it worse than Maryland, but I’m ready and done with it already. This Polar Vortex shit plus snow and ice has officially drained me. … Continue reading

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Finally Finding Some Normalcy

I have notes all over the place, in a million different notebooks, in a bunch of half-started Word documents; on unintelligible notes on my phone. It’s been so long since I’ve written anything that I had to return to my … Continue reading

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My Murtaugh Moment

So far I’m doing well with the new job. Most of the people are nice, money is nice, and it’s a pretty lax place to work. But man, I really am a bit too old for the physicality of being … Continue reading

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Sidelined by Mother Nature and Work

Spring was truly a problem for me this year. Between allergies and a new job my workout routine had been completely toppled.  I should have trained for at least one race by now, the Baltimore 10-miler has come and gone … Continue reading

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Elsewhere

It was 17 years ago that I met Matthew in Atlanta, Ga. (he lived across the street) and three months from then that we were living together (yeah that was an awkward conversation with my mom). Our first trip as … Continue reading

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Daylight Savings Time Has Been a Bitch

My mother has always complained about Daylight Savings Time (DST) saying she never felt like she ever got the hour back until the Fall. I always laughed it off as any child would, but I have I have to say … Continue reading

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Epic Run and Not in the Healthy Way

I recently returned from a St. Patty’s Day weekend in New Orleans and boy howdy was it fun. We met our friends Heather and her husband Matt (yes another Matt, aka one half of “The Matts” or “Matti”) to all … Continue reading

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