Running Fiesta

Writing and running in Austin, TX.

Monthly Archives: August, 2010

Fiesta on the Move

It’s been in the planning stages for quite a while, but I guess it’s time for the official announcement: I’m taking this party overseas. Roughly one month from today, Handsome … Continue reading

August 26, 2010 · 3 Comments

I’m Exhausted

There’s nothing else for it. I’m exhausted. Spent. Done in. I’ve bought the farm. (Okay, I’m not actually dead. I’ve just always liked that saying.) I’ve been debating how to … Continue reading

August 20, 2010 · 2 Comments

18 Not So Easy

I suppose it was a bit flippant to go into this past weekend’s run thinking it would be easy. Sure, it was 18 miles. And yeah, that was a big … Continue reading

August 17, 2010 · 1 Comment

On Snarkiness and Shoe Reviews

If you don’t read the RW Daily blog on, I strongly encourage you to start. Mark Remy is, in a word, hilarious. Mark is the same guy who authored … Continue reading

August 10, 2010 · 5 Comments

5K PR, 5K PR, 5K PR…

If you’re a Facebook friend or have otherwise come within 500 feet of me in the last 3 days, you probably already know that on Thursday evening, I beat my … Continue reading

August 8, 2010 · 4 Comments

Run from Hell

I know, I know–titling a post “Run from Hell” is a bit dramatic. I considered other names for this one. “A Surprisingly Good Bad Run”“GU Chomps are Gross”“Who the Eff … Continue reading

August 1, 2010 · 3 Comments