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Marathon #8 Anybody?

Maybe I will run another marathon after all.  Watching today definitely put me in the mood again, and now that I don’t drink any more I think I will be in stellar condition to train soon.  Two days without a … Continue reading

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I Feel Good: Surviving Day 1 of Jewish Lent, Take 2

I woke up this morning feeling wonderful.  No sleep interruptions, no headache, no yucky taste in the back of my mouth. I survived Day 1 of Jewish Lent, Take 2.  Don’t forget though, that I survived Day 1 last time … Continue reading

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Marathon #8: Day 1, and High Line Phase 2 Review

My goal was an hour.  I ran for… An hour and two minutes. After the first minute (aching) I thought, “I’m one-sixtieth of the way done.” After two minutes (still aching) I thought, “I’m one-thirtieth of the way done.” Seemed … Continue reading

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My Last Marathon

The question remains: have I already run my last marathon or is it still ahead of me? Today I am going to begin to test the waters.  I told my children (as my newly licensed daughter drove them to school … Continue reading

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How to run a marathon

I have trained for nine marathons and run seven (one injury, once I didn’t feel like going to Philly after training for nine months) in the past ten years.  I like to run, but I never considered myself a long … Continue reading

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