Oh so I’m running a 1/2 marathon in 13 weeks…No biggie…

So, I’m not really sure how it happened, it really did happen so fast…

For the past couple of years I have been saying, “This will be the year!” But shortly after, the excuses ensued, and I convinced myself that I am not ready, I’m not in great shape, my knees hurt, I don’t have time, or maybe next year will be better?

Not sure what made this year so different. I have a feeling it had something to do with the great running routine I had this summer while I was back home. That runner’s high will get ya…

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Everybody Needs Mistakes

A couple of months ago I had the crazy idea to start a blog. I call it crazy, because sometimes I wonder if I’m too old for this, and well, I’m not a writer [You will notice soon enough]. I even took a creative writing class in hopes of it sparking some hidden talent that just needed to be teased out. Nope. Didn’t happen. I have always had this ongoing struggle of putting thoughts to words, whether it be verbally or in writing. But, I’ve also had this perpetual need to document my life. I have been my own historian since age 10 [Yah…I have it recorded]. So many concert tickets, movie tickets, travel tickets, photos, wrist bands, cards, notes, journals, and other random mementos. I’ve toned it down a bit…I was becoming a borderline hoarder, and suddenly saving all that stuff is more of hassle when you move into your own apartment. I’m rambling already. I like to consider this my practice round, which I’m sure there will be many.

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