Monthly Archives: October 2011

Just another race in Portland

You gotta be nuts to go all the way to Portland for a 10k. Nobody ever accused us of sanity. What’s the old saying? If you’re gonna race in Portland, you’re gonna race with the big dogs. Indeed, they were … Continue reading

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Just another Dia de Los Muertos celebration

It’s cold. Brutally cold. A front has just passed through and the temps have plunged into the high 50s. But with the wind chill it feels like the mid-50s. Dangerous to be outside at all. Luckily, I rummage around in … Continue reading

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Mo would not have lasted long as a pioneer

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Things I wish I had said, part 3

“Stop blogging. Start living.” — The most wonderfullest blog in Greenville

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Life is funny, part 347

October 9: I’m reading a story about a guy who died just before the finish of the Chicago Marathon. He was a super-fit firefighter, a hubby and dad, chasing the holy grail of a 3-hour marathon. That’s not the saddest … Continue reading

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