Month: October 2011

Joy Unleashed

I’ve been awake since 4 a.m.  I am still lying in bed, overcome by emotions that I’ve never experienced before.  I’ve never worked so hard for anything.  I’ve never pushed my body to such extreme limits.  I’ve never kept going when everything was screaming at me to stop.  I had no idea I was capable of anything so big. I’m driving to DC later … Read More Joy Unleashed

The Taper Caper

I wish I could have kept up with my feelings here during my marathon training, but whatever it is that compels me to write seemed to be quiet for the past couple of months. So here I am, in the final week of my pre-marathon taper, and I’m a bundle of energy and anxiety. I want to binge, but I’m not hungry. I want … Read More The Taper Caper