The Ordinary

I’m in the ordinary time right now as far as training goes.  Specific training for Boston hasn’t started, my runs are about base building and getting fit so that I’m ready once the hard workouts start.  I actually like this point of training.  It’s like the calm before the storm.  I can just run and…

Finding the Point

This is something that I’ve thought about over the last couple of years.  And I’ve mentioned it to a few friends and to Lawrence on more than one occasion. I will preface this by saying that I’ve struggled with low self esteem for a long time.  I’ve often felt like a failure at life.  Like…

Thanksgiving Turkey Trot

As I was driving away from the Halloween 5k race back in October, I sent Coach Dino a text and told him I wasn’t very happy with my results.  I finished in 21:08 but didn’t feel like that result reflected the shape I was in.  His response was that he didn’t want to hear it. …