frankfurt marathon

frankfurt marathon

  Just over a week ago, on Sunday, October 27th, I ran the Frankfurt Marathon, which was actually awesome! I had a pretty solid plan in place (run a mile, walk a minute) which I’d used in training and which meant that my knees felt good the whole way through unlike...Read more
2013 resolutions: check-in

2013 resolutions: check-in

  [photos from that time I went to Positano with Ann last year]I made some resolutions at the beginning of 2013, and just like last year, I figured it was about time to take a look at where I stand on my goals and how this year is going. 1. Run...Read more
gran canaria half marathon

gran canaria half marathon

Just over a week ago I ran the Gran Canaria half marathon, and I have never been so glad to be done with 13.1 miles in my life. Some lessons learned: + Just because your hotel tells you over the phone that they are the hotel right next to the...Read more
2013 resolutions

2013 resolutions

I started out this post with a list of 18 things that I wanted to absolutely definitely do in 2013, which is . . . kind of a lot. Let’s try again, with four. 1. Run a marathon. In high school my assistant track coach told me he was convinced...Read more
energizer night run

energizer night run

I was going to post more pictures from this past weekend in Cologne with Mandie, but a) I only took pictures of pancakes with my DSLR, and those pictures are still sitting, unedited, on my computer; and b) this one iPhone picture basically sums it all up anyway. One of...Read more
resolutions: check-in

resolutions: check-in

>[a few outtakes from Stephen’s and my trip to Sardinia] In January, I wrote about my resolutions for 2012. I’ve been thinking about them a lot lately, since — as much as I’d like for summer to last forever — it’s mid-September now, which means that winter is coming, which...Read more
resolutions and plans

resolutions and plans

[Full photo set here. Is it really possible that between last August and now I had forgotten how incredible the Côte d’Azur is? Guess so.] Some resolutions for 2012: + Figure out job/country/life situation. + Write daily. + Run a 10K. + Write the first draft of a novel (=...Read more