I’ve been struggling with running. A lot. I have not been motivated to run. Perhaps because running isn’t fun and it’s very difficult for me right now? Or is it difficult because I’m not motivated? Am I not running enough? I don’t know any of the answers, but I am trying desperately to claw my… Continue reading Struggling
After feeling pretty rough on Saturday's 12-miler, my recovery from this cold & sinus infection definitely took a hit. My cough got worse after it has been getting better, despite finishing a round of antibiotics. I felt 95% well aside from the fact that I was still coughing up...well, stuff. Green, clearly infected mucus with… Continue reading Coughing and Running
On Saturday, after I had stopped feeling sorry for myself because of one bad run, I hit my next fundraising milestone – the $2,000 mark! I'm actually at $2,030 officially thanks to some recent donations: Bill (not my dad), a supporter who found me on social media two years ago and has been following my running… Continue reading $2,000 Raised!
I ended my last post with: On Friday, my new "take it easy" day, I woke up sore from Thursday’s run so I spent lots of time stretching and foam rolling, and did yet another yoga class in my living room. I had a salt bagel for breakfast, hydrated like a fool but also added… Continue reading Long Run Crash & Burn with a Dose of Perspective
After 3 solid weeks of being sick, I'm finally feeling better. Yesterday I would have told you I was feeling 95%, but today it's back down to 90% because of some recurrent and annoying post-nasal drip that's giving me a sore throat. It's always two steps forward and one step back, isn't it? I finally… Continue reading Finally Feeling Better?