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.
Every year, about this time of year, we have an explosion in the house fly population. It’s unnerving. You turn around, and suddenly, there are five flies at each window. Then 10. Then 15. I have no idea where they’re coming from — besides outside. I bribed Asa with extra computer time to help me with the fly swatting. [...]Liza