Fitness, Good Reads, Quotes, Reading, Running, Yoga

A Metaphor for Life

This week I've been reading Haruki Murakami's memoir What I Talk About When I Talk About Running, and there's a passage that's deeply resonated with me. Sometimes folks wonder, "Why run?" Well, Murakami has the answer. "Most runners run not because they want to live longer, but because they want to live life to the fullest. If you're… Continue reading A Metaphor for Life

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Good Reads, Reading, Running

Run Across America

Marathon running is as much mental as it is physical, if not more (so I'm told!). To help prepare for my first marathon I'm reading as many running books I can get my hands on. Often times I find inspirational quotes, insight and motivation in them - which I'm hoping will help train me mentally… Continue reading Run Across America

Fitness, Pets, Reading, Runner's World

What If Everybody Ran?

Mizuno USA shared an advertisement in the latest Runner's World magazine that caught my eye. They asked, "What If Everybody Ran?" Then I discovered this interactive campaign on their website with even more insights - score! If you're a runner I think you'll be able to identify with a lot of the items they address. The campaign features the positive benefits… Continue reading What If Everybody Ran?