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 national champion runner with multiple records in distances ranging from marathons to 100 mile trail races.
I’m not sure what I’m going to do after I run Mad City. If I make the US team, I’ll get to run at Worlds in Croatia on September 8th. (WooHoo!!!) But I don’t know what time goal to aim for there, and I don’t know what I’ll do between now and then. Or after. I’ve never felt quite so directionless running-wise. [...]Liza
This was San Antonio’s weather yesterday. It was 86 earlier in the week. And here’s Madison, Wisconsin’s forecast for Saturday. Yeah, you’re reading that low correctly. 17 degrees. It’ll be 65 degrees cooler at the race start than it was here most of the day yesterday. I can’t quite wrap my mind around [...]Liza
“Is that lighter or older?” “What?” “Is it lighter or older?” Slowly, I realized my father in-law was talking about my hair. He’d just arrived, and his first question to me was whether I’d starting dying my hair, or if it was gray. Honest to God! It had been a pretty rough day up until that point. Working from home. Very grumpy [...]Liza
My friend dropped off a big bag full of tiny agave plants today. (Thank you, Jazzy!!!) Someday, they’ll look like this and make our side yard beautiful. (Because I can’t actually kill this plant with my black thumb.) Anyway, the lure of future beauty derailed my plans yesterday, and I passed 4 happy hours planting the little baby [...]Liza