Tag Archives: running

Honest Scales

I am not the biggest celebrator of birthdays.  Let me go for a walk or watch a movie and I will probably be content.  I put a stop to getting gifts a few years ago.  (My shelves are full enough, … Continue reading

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This Park went Full Circle

As I youngster I liked to scurry about.  Our backyard shared a fence with the high school track.  We had a big yard.  Our driveway was quiet.  The family room was big enough and even had some couches one could … Continue reading

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Sweating and Panting

Every now and then I try out a new piece of clothing.  Quite often, that attempt is met with disaster. I present to you, my loyal pair of jogging pants.  I have been using these for over fifteen years. This … Continue reading

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Trying Out: Half-Marathon (Week 52)

Trying Out: One More Long Run (Week Fifty-Two) As I have stated before, my history of running wore my knees out.  I logged eight or so miles once a week and ten times a year I would go for a … Continue reading

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Not-so Dreamy Dresser (Blogging 101)

If clothes make the man, then I’m a bit of a mess. But Samuel Clemens is on my side, so I must be doing something right. “Be careless in your dress if you must, but keep a tidy soul.” -Mark … Continue reading

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Keep Your Shirt On (or, “Prude vs Lewd”)

I trace it all back to the naked woman in my dad’s study. Now, with some culture and experience behind me, I can assure you that it was a perfectly tasteful piece of art. Based on the style and the … Continue reading

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