OLDER POSTS FROM LONG AGO

03
Mar
2011

Someone pressure me into running a half

Running is pretty healthy, right? The people that do it generally think that they “feel better” afterwards or have “a better outlook on things.” It’s all really just chemicals and dopamine and whatnot that causes these feelings; something about how exercising is good for you. It’s a whole lot of flim-flam, if you ask me, […]

16
Feb
2011

Hey, I am running in this race

In continuing my goal of running around like a silly person, I have just signed up for the YWCA’s 2 Minute 5K, set to commence on April 16. The general event info goes like this: A woman is sexually assaulted every 2 minutes. Thanks to the YWCA, help is available to heal in the aftermath […]

30
Dec
2010

Happy New Years! Also, let’s talk about running unshod.

As it turns out, I haven’t written anything about anything in a long, long while, and since I have had at least one post on this site every month for the last decade or so, I figure that putting down a few words to get a timestamp would really be the best thing for all […]

08
Nov
2010

So I did a 5k this weekend

I have finally made the leap from super-awesome-running-guy to super-awesome-running-guy-that-did-a-race. Yeah, that’s right, one singular race. And it wasn’t even a long one, either. It was only a little over three miles. BUT I DID IT.

28
Sep
2010

Injinji socks: it has come to this [vff]

I have passed the point of no return, guys. I can’t do “normal” shoes anymore. I have been saying that for a while now, but I think it has finally come to pass. In the last year getting to know my VFFs, the one last major hurdle that has stymied the ultimate switch, the last […]

16
Sep
2010

RunKeeper is so great (and getting greater) [races]

RunKeeper has been my go-to running app for a little over a month, and in that time I have not only racked up 30 miles (bam!) but have also gathered a great appreciation for the service. I really enjoy using it; it’s simple and it’s great. There really is not much more to say about […]