It Will Move You

Did you ever know that you’re my hero? You’re everything I wish I could be. I could fly higher than an eagle, For you are the wind beneath my wings. Sunday, November 5, 2017 has come and gone.  I’m still smiling about all that happened on that cold, rainy day.  The lead up the New… Continue reading It Will Move You

Celebrate the Journey

At 3:00 AM this morning I awoke and made some coffee.  It was time to make my final decision, even though it really was made for me two weeks ago.  I had been able to wear a sneaker all week at work, albeit a size larger than my normal size, but a sneaker it was. … Continue reading Celebrate the Journey

We Can Rebuild Her…

Laura Kump, Principal A runner broken down. We can rebuild her.  We have the technology.  We can make her better than she was.  Better, stronger, faster. I am a child of the 70s who grew up on corny television shows and slogans.  Truly, I can connect any situation to a jingle, slogan, opening song or… Continue reading We Can Rebuild Her…

Coincidence or Message

24 days left until the start of the 2017 New York City Marathon, my goal race for the year and my bucket list race for life.  I’ve shared the training highs, aha moments and struggles.  Anyone who has trained for a marathon knows that #thestruggleisreal, especially when doing so as a mere mortal.  I am… Continue reading Coincidence or Message

Social Connections

What’s a runner to do when they are feeling down and out? Reach out and connect to other runners. The running community is made up of people from all walks of life.  We come in all different cultures, sizes, shapes, genders, religions and colors.  In this world of divisiveness, the running community is one of… Continue reading Social Connections