ode to an IT Band


“There was an old man called Michael Finn-egan, Ran a race and tried to win again. Got so puffed that he had to go in again. Poor old Michael Finnegan. Begin-again.” You know how you hear that intervals aren’t just for lung conditioning, that your bones & ligaments need to be ready for running again? […]

meandering through May


9,647th blog “redesign” in the last six months. None intentional, but I think comments finally fully not broken. Whee! It was driving me bonkers not to be able to tell at a glance if I’d answered a comment. Another week of Quarantime. I think it’s nine weeks, but I’ve completely lost track. Another week where […]

it may or may not be May


did someone ask Mother Nature what month it was? As I think I mentioned here a few weeks ago, my neighbors are suing one another and the landlord suing them for one’s refusal to stop smoking cigarettes and other substances in her apartment. I think she let Mother Nature into her wacky weed stash. There […]

Leaping into March


I know February is the shortest month and all that jazz, but wow, I blinked and missed it. I actually LEAPED into the sale as soon as they announced it. Spring should be for skirt shopping, but I couldn’t pass up the Lotta Breeze Capri in fuschia/black. How can I resist pink? More on the […]

PT 2020 Week 2: Runners are the Best People


subtitle prior to Saturday: making time for all the things, which is also true. A few weeks ago, Deborah mentioned that she’d be in New York and I had a bad feeling that I wouldn’t be — while Darlene and I almost always catch up when she’s here, I’ve missed blogger visits all too often […]

PT 2020 Week 1: “I Like Hard”


This week marked my third running anniversary. With it falling on a weekday and my not running that day due to PT, I didn’t mark it in any special way. I will… just haven’t decided the form it will take. I’m the worst at doing things on the actual day anyway. I officially deferred Fort […]