42.195

So here I am on the other side of 42.195km. I have two giant water filled welts on my toes. Two toe nails are threatening to fall off. And I am enveloped in a mist of Volini. It took my 4.43 minutes to run 42.195. At one point I thought I’d finish it sub 4:30 … More 42.195

I was looking at a friend’s blog roll on which this blog is listed when I realised it’s been eleven months since my last post. In fact, as I get ready to lace up my running shoes for my first full marathon on the 19th, the last blog I had posted was about the half … More

what next

So now that my half marathon is over, the very thing that I’ve spent months looking forward to and the last year training for is over. While I will start running before the blues set in… I feel I need to find some new challenges. What I liked about the half marathon and training for … More what next

Before i forget

I wanted to write this down before I forget how I felt today. Today I ran my first half marathon. It was, as Barney Stinson would say “Legen…wait for it… dary” After a sleepless night spent checking my watch obsessively every five minutes to see whether it was four am yet…I got up anything but … More Before i forget

and then suddenly…

everything happens at the same time. i am (tentatively) taking on more freelance writing. training for a half marathon and trying to raise funds for it. resurrecting not one, but two blogs. planning vacations. looking at a bedside reading pile that obscures the light cast by my bedside lamp. realizing that there are lots of … More and then suddenly…