July wrap-up, making progress

July has been an interesting month of running on a number of fronts.  Overall, I’d have to admit that it has been the most challenging month of running I’ve had since beginning this journey last September.  Now that it is nearly over, I can also say that I’ve made the most progress during July than […]

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Asking for help

Marathon training has been going well.  I think I’ve finally learned to take it a little easier on long runs in the heat and humidity, so I’m feeling stronger throughout the run. This Sunday will bring a new milestone for me:  a personal record for distance.  My training plan calls for 14 miles and to […]

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Good riddance to June

It’s (obviously) been a while since I’ve posted here, so I’ve got a lot to cover. Let’s get to it. I hated June.  It’s not really June’s fault, but the weather around here was tough to run though.  Many, many hot and humid days and I’m sure I’m not alone in saying it’s very difficult […]

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