My relationship with running has had its ups and downs since my kidney donation back in May of 2017. I was jogging only 17 days after surgery, and ran a … Continue reading A Renewed Relationship With Running
My mind was a back and forth between self doubt and compassion all day. It was the day before the Madison Half Marathon. 5 months and 19 days since my … Continue reading Half Marathon, Half the Kidneys. My First Race Post Donation.
This is the first time in my marathoning / distance running life that I didn’t train for a race I was signed up for. I make no excuses – I … Continue reading Athens Marathon Race Report – The Good and the Bad
Tonight is marathon eve, and the end of my second full day here in Athens. Here are some of the highlights so far! 1 – The views of the ruins … Continue reading My First Two Days in Athens
11 months ago I had a thought. ‘Wouldn’t it be cool to go to Greece and run the Athens Marathon?’ Um, YES that would be cool! I reached out to … Continue reading On the Brink of Adventure!
I dream vividly at night – so much so that I keep a note book by my bed. I’ve had some of my best art inspiration, writing ideas, and work … Continue reading The Space to Dream, and the Permission to Act on It