The Comeback Kid

 She was unstoppable, not because she did not have failures or doubts, but because she continued on despite them." -Beau Taplin I can feel it in my bones, in my head, and in my heart: I have not left the country in a year. My travel bug to get back overseas -- to Europe, Asia, …

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Peace: A Christmas Wish

 Let there be peace on earth, and let it begin with me." I've done the whole cactus Christmas thing -- 80 degrees, lights on palm trees, nothing more than a light jacket as I shop for presents. No doubt the sunshine and warmth proved enjoyable, and in those moments, made me think  I was born …

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A New Mission Statement (And a New Release Date)

Remember that sometimes not getting what you want is a wonderful stroke of luck." -Dalai Lama Taking a week off running proved somewhat helpful -- a chance for my tight muscles to loosen up a bit. The last couple months of training for the upcoming half marathon had caught up with me, not surprising given …

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