Better Weather – Sunday – August 15, 2021

What am I thinking about this morning? Today is the Falmouth Road Race, while I have never run the race, I have run the course several times. I lived in Falmouth, while stationed at Air Station Cape Cod and even worked part-time at the local McDonalds back in the day. Then later I lived on Otis ANGB and commuted to Boston, until I retired. So, … Continue reading Better Weather – Sunday – August 15, 2021

Giving Thanks – Friday –August 6, 2021

How am I feeling today? Thank you everyone for your birthday wishes, it has been a great day and not too shabby for 64 trips around the sun on this little blue marble. I hope you all watched Molly get the bronze and the amazing women who ran in challenging conditions for the Women’s Olympic Marathon. Very impressive runs by all them, but none more … Continue reading Giving Thanks – Friday –August 6, 2021

Lessons Learned from My Latest Achilles Tendonosis Issues

What did I learn this time from this particular bout of Achilles tendon – whatever the hell it was? A LOT! First, the Achilles tendon and, yes, other body parts just don’t work like they used to. Everything still works, just not as well, and the Achilles will be my Achilles Heel for the remainder of my running life. Second, I can no longer rely … Continue reading Lessons Learned from My Latest Achilles Tendonosis Issues

What is a life well lived?

What is your idea of a life well-lived? I am sure that it is not the same as mine. Although there will be areas where our interests, goals or even dreams overlap, or believe it or not are the same. Yet, even with the dramatic polarization in today’s world, the differences between us are not usually as great as some would have us believe. What … Continue reading What is a life well lived?