I’m starting to think about MdS as a restful vacation with a bit running thrown in. I’m not underestimating the desert...
Liza Howard is a long-time is a longtime ultrarunner who lives in San Antonio, Texas. She teaches for NOLS Wilderness Medicine, coaches, directs the non-profit Band of Runners, and drives her kids around in a minivan.
I just posted this Statler and Waldorf bit from the Muppet Show in a response to Sarah. They totally capture post-ultra self-talk, don’t they? STATLER: Boo! WALDORF: Boooo! S: That was the worst thing I’ve ever [done]! W: It was terrible! S: Horrendous! W: Well it wasn’t that bad. S: Oh, yeah? W: Well, there were parts of it [...]Liza