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I Love Racing. I Hate Racing.

Death affects us all in different ways, doesn’t it?  Shock, anger, and sadness are what come to mind today.  Yesterday when I learned of the horrific murder of the two journalists on live TV, I was shocked.  WDBJ7 was the … Continue reading

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Jesus, Mary, and Scott Jurek

I’d never heard of him until recently.  I’ve only been familiar with a handful of legendary runners over the course of my life, and paid attention to some of them during the 1984 and 1988 Olympics.  I remember watching Joan … Continue reading

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Life Running

On the Saturday before Thanksgiving, the Catholic high school up the road holds an annual 5K to support their special education program.  Last year’s race was the first 5K I’d ever participated in.  Granted, I walked for most of it, … Continue reading

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The Girl in the Grocery Store Parking Lot

She had a large backpack, almost as big as she was.  Petite and sinewy, she looked like someone who would face any challenge that came her way without the least bit of fear.  She was deeply tanned, her black hair … Continue reading

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