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The Worst Quitter: How I Quit a Half Marathon Then Ran It Anyway

I am somewhat embarrassed to say that I am the worst quitter I know.  Well, sometimes I am a great quitter: I quit smoking 16 months ago.  But one month ago, I quit the Indy Mini Marathon.  Continue reading The Worst Quitter: How I Quit a Half Marathon Then Ran It Anyway

The Agony of Defeat

Have you ever embarked upon a plan that you weren’t so successful at fulfilling?  I have been struggling on this post for a few weeks now.  I must admit defeat, throw the white flag in the air and launch my tail between my legs.  For those of you who know me…what I really need is to unload a particular foster dog before I get too attached and keep making dog references!  Continue reading The Agony of Defeat