Waltz In Exile

7 May 2012, 1:49 pm
Filed under: 1/2 Marathon, Home/Ohio, Liveblogging, Running/Racing | Tags: ,

So. That race I was so busy preparing for that I didn’t have time to blog? Yeah, it’s over. Thank goodness.

Turns out –  I’m still slow, but not as slow as last year.* And I wasn’t completely broken when it was over, either. AND I was able to keep moving all day Saturday.  AND yesterday. And I even did my recovery run yesterday. Two sloooooow miles.  And I felt like crap the entire time, but I did them, so yea, me. Continue reading



I want to write, but I don’t have anything resembling a coherent post.  It’s all a jumbled bunch of crazy that I don’t even have time to flesh out into something comprehensible, let alone meaningful. (Which is not to say that I think I usually produce these fantastic universal nuggets of truth. I only mean that, usually, what I write has some meaning TO ME.  And what you’re about to see isn’t even going to be “laundry list” so much as “laundry pile.”  Well, forewarned is forearmed, or so I hear.  Onward!)

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1 December 2010, 12:18 pm
Filed under: Getting Old Sucks, Home/Ohio, Uncategorized | Tags: ,

I’m with del Amitri: I’ve had enough bad news to last a lifetime. The holiday season is upon us and I’m in need of an attitude adjustment. I’m even willing to take the first step myself. Here’s MY contribution: Continue reading

3 September 2008, 10:20 am
Filed under: Family, Goats, Home/Ohio, P2 | Tags:

Welcome to [Almost] Wordless Wednesday, where I’m going to let the pictures do the bragging.  On Saturday, while Goat #2 and I lay on our deathbeds, Goat #1 went with Goat Daddy to his (Goat Daddy’s) alma mater: The Ohio State University. For his (Goat #1’s) first Buckeye game ever. He loved the ‘shoe (actually, much like the movie theater, he really seems to love concessions more than events) but he loved the Number Garden more. Check out the cutest little Buckeye ever: Continue reading