Monthly Archives: May 2011

First Speedoman Sighting!

Today I again went to the park by the river for lunch hoping I would see Speedoman. After sitting there about 10 minutes I decided to walk half a mile — I sit all day, and even though it wasn’t … Continue reading

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Back to my Old Self

Once it dawned on me that my dislike of running is why I haven’t been exercising enough, I’ve felt better! Sometimes knowledge is power. And I’m feeling like I am back to my old self again. Today I woke up … Continue reading

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Running’s Affect on Me

Not sure why I have been having so much trouble blogging lately. Though if I really think about it, it probably has something to do with the fact I’ve been doing a little running. For me, running is not fun: … Continue reading

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Seeking Speedoman

If you look, you can see the rain hitting the river. The other day I talked a co-worker into having lunch with me in the park by the river. I didn’t tell him in advance, but part of my motivation … Continue reading

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Misbehaving

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Disappointing Myself

Sunday I was entered in a 3000 m racewalk here in Columbus. I was excited and nervous — I’m not very confident in my racewalking form, and I was looking forward to seeing if I was legal in a less … Continue reading

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Teaching Little Girls the Wrong Things

Two things I learned about this week have appalled me for somewhat the same reason — teaching little girls the wrong things about appearance, health and fitness. BotoxLike many people across the country, I was shocked to learn about the … Continue reading

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Here’s Your Sign

Early yesterday afternoon, I was sitting in front of my computer, working hard, when suddenly my 2009 Cincinnati Flying Pig Marathon poster fell off my wall and bounced off my head. (The Flying Pig posters are always on a heavier … Continue reading

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Three More Miles Today

I took a short walk over lunch today to see how I would feel. My legs felt very heavy which had me a little worried, but I felt no pain so I planned to walk at Antrim Park this evening. … Continue reading

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Walking and Running

I have been so busy lately that not only have I not been blogging, I haven’t been exercising either. (Lots of negatives in that sentence.) It dawned on me today that I am entered in a 3-mile race June 5, … Continue reading

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