I’m starting to think about MdS as a restful vacation with a bit running thrown in. I’m not underestimating the desert...
Eliot orchestrated a really fine homecoming for me. The kids were sweet to one another. There was laughter. I brought the computer to the table to show them some of the finish line pictures. They asked if it’d be okay if we watched a cat video instead. To be fair, it’s a great cat video.Liza
What with the airfare to State College, Pennsylvania and the car rental, sleeping in the back of the car before the race seemed like a good idea. And it was a good idea until 10pm when my kidneys decided I’d met my prerace hydration needs. I was parked at a campground, and for whatever reason, I felt a bit scared to get out of the [...]Liza
Remember that scene in “Miracle on 34th Street” where the woman thanks the Macy’s manager for Kris Kringle’s recommendation that she go to the Acme Toy Company on West 46th street for a toy her son wanted for Christmas that Macy’s didn’t have? (Here’s the link if you need a reminder.) Well, that pretty [...]Liza
I got an email from one of my favorite people on the Friday before Tussey Mountainback 50 that went something like this: Have a great asthma-free run this weekend!! In 2011, irunfar did a preview that said “No offense to the other ladies, but this race should be a two woman show between A and B as I just don’t think any of the [...]Liza