Be A Daffodil

It's been a weekend! I could probably end right there, but I have things to say, so buckle up! Or walk away! I'm pretty sure the whole world knows that I injured my ankle playing volleyball a month ago. Lord knows I've been whining about it enough. That injury was the final straw in a … Continue reading Be A Daffodil

And Then There Were Tears

When I began running in 2012 nobody ever told me what I was in for. I thought it would be a great way to get in shape and recover after a couple of different surgeries. I thought it would make me skinny again. I thought I'd just give it a try and see how it … Continue reading And Then There Were Tears


For the second week in a row, my Garmin data tells me this: This poses a number of different problems: Running (oddly enough) has turned into my catharsis. It keeps my head right. It keeps me thinking straight. It keeps me from going to dark places. I did not know that it was all that … Continue reading Healing

Rolling Along

Roll, roll, roll your foot Not-so-gently on the floor Ugly, ugly, ugly As you hobble out the door             Three and a half weeks until my race. No biggie, I'm sure. A visit to the doctor might be in order. 😦