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race re-cap! in the path of giants.

Marathon #19 was a fun one, you guys. Trials Legacy Marathon Olympia, Washington July 16, 2016 It was the inaugural year for this historic race: it retraced nearly 85% of the original 1984 trials course when women were first allowed to … Continue reading

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the kindness of strangers.

There are admittedly some things in life I just don’t have faith in. I don’t have a lot of faith in weather reports or my morning coffee having the super powers I secretly will it to, or that such a thing … Continue reading

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race re-cap! hot as h-e-double-hockey-sticks.

My marathon goal became a legal adult last Sunday when I hit #18 in my very own hometown. North Olympic Discovery Marathon Port Angeles, Washington June 5, 2016 You guys, it was downright h-o-t HOT that day. Unseasonably crazy hot. At least … Continue reading

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race re-cap! mayday, mayday.

I put #17 to bed on May Day and luckily didn’t have to put up any distress signals. Tacoma City Marathon Tacoma, Washington May 1, 2016 Now that I’m running these puppies on a fairly regular basis, sometimes I have to … Continue reading

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race re-cap! sweet sixteen.

I ran my Sweet #16 on April 16th, ’16. You guys, I JUST NOW realized that it was my 16th on the 16th in ’16. Don’t pretend you don’t dork out on number coincidences too, come on. Wenatchee Marathon Wenatchee, Washington April 16, … Continue reading

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irons in the fire.

Hey guys. Long time, no talk. How’s everyone? I’m still here, plugging right along. I’m back on track with this goal, but you might recall I had a couple of setbacks that forced a bit of a pause in the action. … Continue reading

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crawl, walk, run.

Phew. I almost forgot how to log into my blog, it’s been so long since I posted. You guys, we all have setbacks sometimes. I’ve told you a little bit about what I’ve been dealing with lately, but I’ve also had some … Continue reading

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houston, we have a problem.

Oh heyyyyyy, Happy New Year. Can you still say that on the 28th of January? Well anyway, I’ve been gone awhile. I mentioned this li’l unexpected setback I woke up to around the holidays and, well, I haven’t really been doing … Continue reading

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just show up.

I wrote yesterday about an unexpected setback that’s landed in my lap this holiday season and sure, I’ve been pretty down about it if we’re being honest. I don’t really have any idea how long recovery is going to take or what … Continue reading

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’tis the season for setbacks!

I guess technically setbacks can happen in any season but everything seems more festive when you add “’tis the season” to it, right? Well anyway, I somehow managed to get a stress fracture for Christmas even though it was totally … Continue reading

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