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old friends

Old Friends they shine like diamonds  Old Friends you can always call  Old Friends Lord you can’t buy ’em  You know it’s Old Friends after all — the prophet guy clark — It’s the last waltz. I’m on the track … Continue reading

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the art of racing in the rain

“There is no dishonor in losing the race. There is only dishonor in not racing because you are afraid to lose.” — the prophet garth stein — You can’t get there from here. But maybe you can get somewhere else. … Continue reading

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the perfect mile

Walking slow down the avenue through my old neighborhood don’t know why I’m happy I’ve got no reason to feel this good — the prophet Jackson Browne — What do you do when you think maybe you’re not going to … Continue reading

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life is funny, part 1

I awoke Sunday morning to the awful news coming out of Houston. The hurricane gave way to massive flooding. “Worse than the worst case scenario,” they said. After a week of worrying about my friends in Corpus Christi, I couldn’t … Continue reading

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life is funny, part 376

I awoke Sunday morning to the awful news coming out of Houston. The hurricane gave way to massive flooding. “Worse than the worst case scenario,” they said. After a week of worrying about my friends in Corpus Christi, I couldn’t … Continue reading

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don freaking winkley

i’m running along just a few hundred meters into the race when i see him up ahead. silver hair, lean physique, dark tan, million-mile legs, no socks, old skechers. it has to be Don Freaking Winkley. plus, the back of … Continue reading

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never question science

facebook analyzed my posts from the past few weeks and came to this conclusion. apparently i am leaving mo for marcia, i am a sucker for perfect pizza, and i enjoy painting eggs. i suppose you can’t question science. which … Continue reading

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