Tag Archives: work and running

Travel, Race, and Bust

I have not written lately, but thoughts of blog entries go through my mind sometimes when I am running.  I might have written about foot strike, especially on uneven terrain; running with others; indoor nationals (which I did not attend); … Continue reading

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As I Lay Dreaming

I have not written lately, but not for lack of things running through my mind. Indeed, writing about running, paddling, or nature seems unimportant most of the time. That’s not to say that those things are unimportant. I decided to … Continue reading

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The Call of the Trail

I am missing the trails somewhat, since I have been doing some of my runs as commutes, either to work or to run major errands twice a week.  Although I can run on grass for many of those miles, the … Continue reading

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Runs With Medoc

Some races are just plain fun. I had a road trip to Medoc Trail Races last weekend, where the trails are excellent, the race directors have a great sense of humor, and a legend roams the woods. I’m not sure … Continue reading

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Harvest Time

Race days beat work days any day.  I ran a five mile trail race the other day–same race as last year, a trail/gravel road/grass race at Shaker Village near Harrodsburg, Kentucky (see my post “Medoc or Bust:  Ramblings of a … Continue reading

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Tired of Anything But the Woods

I am starting to realize just how physically taxing my work can be, how it might take several days to recover from work days in order to run well.  I do home improvements, and with rare exceptions, I do the … Continue reading

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Have Glutes, Will Travel

I’m at six running days without so much as one twinge of pain in my gluteal area for the last eight days.  What preceded those eight days?  I took two days off work, and had one easy day of work.  Then I … Continue reading

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