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a christmas classic

you probably had to be there. 2013. Little Runner Boy Run, they told me. I don’t want to run.A Jingle Bell 5K I don’t want to run.It’s only 30 bucks; it’s sure to be fun.Go join the other schmuckswho don’t … Continue reading

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intervals

“There would be a single instant of near disbelief that it would finally be happening in a fraction of a second; finally happening after the months, the miles, the misty mornings; finally happening after the eight or ninth now forgotten … Continue reading

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swimming across lake tahoe

“Focus on the task at hand and trust that the rest will follow. Because, after all, if you keep looking at how far away you are, you will never get there.” — alexander carlisle — I wake up at 2 … Continue reading

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dia de los marathons

“If I knew the way, I would take you home.” — the prophet robert hunter — In his cheery tome, “Being Mortal,” Atul Gawande looks at dying of old age. He outlines the following three scenarios. Option 1: All’s well, … Continue reading

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dreams, part 2

There are so many ways to wear What we’ve got before it’s gone To make use of what is there I don’t wear anything I can’t wipe my hands on — the prophet ani — I’m standing in the parking … Continue reading

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