Monthly Archives: October 2013

if dr. seuss had been a runner

ONE SHOE, TWO SHOE (with apologies to tom bosley, tv’s howard cunningham) One shoe Two shoe Green shoe Blue shoe Black shoe White shoe Old shoe New shoe. This one has a little tread. This one’s midsole is quite dead. … Continue reading

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can paleo peeps be couch potatoes?

During my morning trot through the news, The New York Times today tells me that marathon runners are still couch potatoes if they sit at their job for eight hours a day. They tell me this as if I have an … Continue reading

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eating crow

I can’t remember all the times I tried to tell myself  To hold on to these moments as they pass — the prophet adam durwitz — Chipper running? I ran 4.5 chipper miles today, if you’re referring to the chipper … Continue reading

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we are now serious runners. seriously.

When Serious Runners’ photos are taken, they always seem to have both feet off the ground. Done and done.

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some runs are just like that

It’s 84 degrees in late October and there’s not a cloud in the sky. The wind has even taken the day off. Kermit couldn’t be happier. It’s one of those days that would have you featured in Runner’s World if … Continue reading

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it’s that simple

Enchiladas and frenzied frogs. That’s all you need.  

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blame it on the junction mcdonald’s …

He put a quarter in the Wurlitzer, and he pushed Three buttons and the thing began to whirr And a bar maid came by in fishnet stockings and a bow tie And she said “Drink up now it’s gettin’ on … Continue reading

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