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Back to Work

I haven’t updated the blog in a week in a half, which I think might be my longest break between posts yet.  Of course, I’m getting ready for the impending school year, so any free time I’ve had at a … Continue reading

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Along the Banks of the Deschutes: an Urban Runner Heads West

Since I’ve been writing this blog, two ideas have repeated themselves a few times on these pages. First, that while I’m interested in exploring barefoot running, I have no real desire to become a full-fledged “barefoot runner” as such. Second, … Continue reading

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Running in Circles

For my Thursday lunch-hour run, I decided to try out the brand-new track a the McComb’s Dam Park over by Yankee Stadium.  I’ve never run on a track before, at least, not since some point in high school for gym, … Continue reading

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Barefoot in the Rain (3 miles)

I got up at 3:45 to feed Angelica last night, and by the time I could lay her back down at 4:15, I figured I might as well stay up, since my alarm goes off at 4:45 anyways.  There was … Continue reading

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Back in the Vibrams (2.5 miles)

I haven’t run for three days, ever since my 13+ mile run Wednesday, and as usual the down time was driving me nuts.  Not running Thursday was because it was a rest day after a long run; Friday it was … Continue reading

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People Who Make Me Look Normal, #2

I was sort of assuming that most of my “People Who Make Me Look Normal” entries would be about runners I’d never meet: professional and semi-professional ultra-marathoners, world-record holders, other bloggers I’ve stumbled across online.  However, I’m fortunate enough to … Continue reading

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