I love to run at night – it’s peaceful.
My wife worries when I do though, and prefers me to run in the day light hours or with bright colored clothing.
Despite the best intentions, people can still make bad choices. One time, I was at a cross walk, just blocks from home late one evening. The roads were almost empty, but I waited at the cross walk all the same. When the “Walk” signal illuminated, beckoning me across 5 lanes of two way traffic lanes, I heard an engine race. Continue reading
In middle school I wore hats.
I suppose for fashion and functionality, but it was short lived. I gave up hats before high school, and never looked back. I generally disliked wearing hats, and preferred the freedom of an uncovered head. Then in a logical move, I joined the military to ware hats as often as possible. Continue reading
After a recent Instagram post, someone asked me about Body Glide and its application. Imagine….the Grand Canyon. And….inside of it….is the Old Faithful Geyser. At the end of one end of the canyon is an open plain….an area of flat nothing with just patches of grass. Then…some boulders. You ask yourself….. What do I want … Continue reading
At the Born to Run Extravaganza I received two drinks during my 60 mile attempt that stood out from the rest. The first was a shot of Fireball at mile 20, the officially-unofficial drink of choice for the Born to Run dirtbag. This fueled my soul and spirit. The second was perhaps the greatest thing I … Continue reading
First off, I would like to note that I am not endorsed or affiliated with Earth Runners in any way. After a great conversation with the owner, he gave me a coupon to try them out. I had been considering huaraches for a while, but couldn’t decide on which brand. With 15% off I figured I would … Continue reading