I’ve completed two weeks of marathon training.
I can feel my body adjusting already to easing back into the routine of running on a regular basis. Last week I “moved” for a total of 29 miles (of which 18 miles were running including finding myself on the highway and far from [...]
Confession: I don’t like to eat.
I know it sounds abrupt and general in terms of the concept of eating but for the most part I really don’t like to do it. Some days it’s so much of a chore (read: emotionally) that it’s easier for me to just have a smoothie [...]
I’m not sure why I feel so compelled to write this blog post today and specifically write it about you. Yesterday I was out walking like I normally do. When I walk for long periods of time my mind wanders to what life used to be like for me. I think [...]
This is (was) me.
Obviously I’m in New York.
September of 2009. I’m at my heaviest (I think) so topping the scales at 270 pounds but since I didn’t weigh myself I can’t be sure that it’s not more than that. I stopped visiting the doctor’s because I didn’t [...]
Have you ever wanted something so bad, you sometimes cried just thinking about it?
Been walking outside and realize your heart is beating faster because you started thinking about something so big it was almost too much? Spent months and months wondering “what if” and then found yourself actually preparing for that [...]
Light the fire.
Strike the match and set the flame.
I’ve been thinking a lot (okay maybe obsessing) over the idea that my blog as become more “motivational” rather than the struggles of finding life at the [...]
Moving at the spur of the moment (thanks to a Dodge Durango and a Pretty woman crossing the street) back in November meant having three hours to decide what I could fit into a large back pack, a suitcase and a random paper bag with strong handles that I could carry across 4000 miles (via [...]
I’ve seen a lot of posts lately about the “Word of the Year”. Picking a word for 2012 to signify what kind of year it will be. I was intrigued enough that it got my own brain working on a word…
I’ve spent quite some time thinking about a word but [...]