Posted in September 2013

091613 / run notes. what just happened?

Oh boy. Well, the good news is that I’m still on marathon training track. I’m just not sure what happened to my running the past week. It’s like my lungs and legs forgot how to run. Ever since that horrid 14 miler it’s like my body is just angry at me. It is PISSED and … Continue reading

what every early morning run looks like.

I don’t do a TON of early morning running. I would say twice a week. Let’s be clear here. I stand firmly in the “mornings are ridiculous” camp. Always have. Sure it’s nice to get my run out of the way for the day. Of course it is. That doesn’t mean I enjoy waking up … Continue reading

090913 / run notes. blerfing.

Well kids, despite feeling like total and utter poo, I got up and ran 14 miles Saturday morning. They were slow and painful, I threw up in my mouth around mile seven. BLERF! I CAN NEVER OVER SHARE HERE, RIGHT?! I whined and complained and nearly cried as I was slugging along behind my running … Continue reading

stress. and making myself sick with it.

Sooooooo. I got over the bubonic plague. Right? Fantastic, all was great and well. Then…. I got food poisoning or a stomach bug or something that left me puking my guts out overnight on Tuesday and most of Wednesday. Yeah. It was a good time. Seeing how I was riddled with anxiety and stress Monday … Continue reading

082613 / run notes. i can almost breathe again.

Almost. Oy.  Just when I got all healed up and was ready to tackle training again, bam. I get hantavirus-smallpox-tuberculosis-sinus infection-bronchitis (last two were official diagnosis from my dr). Uggghhh. The upside is I survived, I’m finally back at work after a week of misery where I basically laid on whatever cold flat surface I … Continue reading