Friday Long Run – 8 miles

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It was an overcast 72 degrees today so the runner in me said "perfect, I'm gonna run long". My employer encourages half days on Fridays in the summer so I changed my clothes and headed out for a run right from the office around 12:30. I headed up … [Read more...]

Day 267 | Hormone Count, Running and Public Humiliation

Hazy Day

It's been a hella day. Around mid-day I got a call from my doctor. When he calls me instead of the nurse, I can assume it's not good news. I had my blood tested again two days ago, and the results came back. My HCG (human chorionic gonadotropin) … [Read more...]

Day 211 | The Longest Run of My Life

I went for a run this afternoon. It was a beautiful day. 72 degrees, blue skies with fluffy white clouds. The sun was hot but the breeze was cool. I ran and ran and just kept running. I ran 8 miles. I have never ran more than 6.2 miles (10K) … [Read more...]