WHY?: Because we still need to….

In the summer of 1997, I was thirteen. I was attending internet summer workshop, sponsored by the phone company, and I felt cool.  I was in the city by myself, true independence.  I would meet my dad at his office and sometimes I would ride home with him, but most times he would let me take the bus home with […]

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Updates, Videos and Support my friend Laura

I know it’s been a while. I’ve been dealing with a few things. The medical terms are sequelae and arthralgia. In regular English it means I have been getting a host of new joint pain from the chikungunya. I think I’m on the mend but we shall see.  In the mean time I have been using my down time to […]

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Sunday Running Report: Benched

I got chikungunya and took a forced hiatus from the blog.  I’m not quite back to normal.  My body still feels like mush.  My muscles are not as strong as they used to be.  For this and other reasons I have made two important decisions about my running. 1. I deferred the San Juan divas half marathon.  I just don’t […]

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Running Photographer: Space

“Go to a wide-open space, Gaze without looking anywhere. The mind stops its building of thoughts, And rests on its own foundation- Immensity. The light that you see by Is the light that comes from inside.” excerpt from The Radiance Sutras by Lorin Roche

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Sunday Running Report: Taking it Slow

The last two weeks have been rough on my body.  TMI ALERT. The new thing that happens is that when I’m exposed to something that I’m sensitive to, like perfume or fabric softener, I get these crazy intestinal cramps. This has left me with a few days where I was in too much pain to run. Also I was very […]

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Running Photographer: Road not taken

The Road Not Taken Robert Frost Two roads diverged in a yellow wood And sorry I could not travel both And be one traveler, long I stood And looked down one as far as I could To where it bent in the undergrowth; Then took the other, as just as fair And having perhaps the better claim, Because it was […]

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