As 2019 comes to a close, this marks roughly a year and a half since I’ve last written in this format. It just so happens that I haven’t really ran much since that date either. I’m about 16 months removed from my last race and by most accounts am content to be where I’m at. […]Read more "2019. Wow."
Patience. Be Present. You Are Lucky. I wrote these three things down on a card I would carry through the Bigfoot 200. These phrases or words weren’t meant to be a reminder, just an affirmation of how my life has evolved over the last few years. Historically I have lacked patience. The last three years […]Read more "Bigfoot 200 – 2018"
The biggest thing that I’ve realized this summer is that I am truly fortunate to have found this sport. I’m lucky that I can travel long distances on foot. I’m lucky that I have the disposition and temperament that enjoys the beautiful things I can see on my own two feet. Despite the fact that […]Read more "The Bear 100 – 2017"
A few weeks ago Breein and I were stopped in Rawlins, WY. She had some work related things to do at various Wyoming outposts and I was along to provide moral support. Aside from the pep talks and inspirational speeches I gave, my purpose for being there was because we were headed to the Wind Rivers […]Read more "IMTUF 2016"
My first memory of listening to Pearl Jam was when I was 13 years old. It was No Code and I remember leafing through the strange Polaroid photos that were included in the CD case. I listened to “In My Tree” and related it my own existence. While not exactly a very uplifting song, it […]Read more "Pearl Jam – Philadelphia 2016"