Planning

Planning

This week is a busy one for me with work, family, and home life conspiring to leave me little time to get much running in. With less than three weeks to go until the Saint-Fons 6 Hour race, I’m in the final part of my preparation and heading towards an eventual...
Super Wednesday

Super Wednesday

Cécile and I stayed up a little late last night watching the early exit polls from Super Tuesday come in on CNN. I was disappointed – not with the results but the idea that CNN thinks whether a voter is ‘angry’ or ‘dissatisfied’ with the...
Midi

Midi

With my parents in town for the week and Jamie at home, too, it’s been hard to find time to get out and run this week. I was looking forward to running with the Lyon Running Club tonight but with an apartment full of people it really doesn’t work to leave...
Cemetery

Cemetery

Rain, pressed for time, and needing to get in a run before Jamie needed to be home, changed, and in bed meant less-than-ideal conditions for a mid-week run. Still, you take what you can get when you have commitments at work, at home, and with family, and so a rainy...
Rats and Records

Rats and Records

As I pulled on the running gear I glanced outside and realized it was not going to be a pleasant morning running in Lyon. It was raining heavily, the sky was dark, and the roads looked slippery from our first floor window. While this meant my regular weekend jog with...