Running Fiesta

Writing and running in Austin, TX.

Monthly Archives: July, 2012

Dear Michael

I know, I know, the whole open letter style blog post is totally overused and cliched. I also know that I just veered away from running two posts ago, and … Continue reading

July 31, 2012 · 4 Comments

Why Do I Do This, Again?

About once a year, I reach a point where I think, “Now I’m getting serious about running.” I know that to a layperson — aka a non-runner or “normal person”– that … Continue reading

July 27, 2012 · 4 Comments

You Can Draft Off Me if You Want

I have a confession to make. I’m kind of fascinated by road cycling. I know, I know, as a non-triathlete runner, this is blasphemy. Cyclists are those other people on the roads. For … Continue reading

July 24, 2012 · 2 Comments

The Perfect Vacation Run

In case you missed it, June 20th was the longest day of the year. And you know what that means: It’s officially summer! If you live in the South–or this … Continue reading

July 14, 2012 · 1 Comment

How Far We’ve Come

It’s the 4th of July holiday here in the US, and The Firm (which I’ve decided is a fun thing to call the company Handsome J and I work for, … Continue reading

July 3, 2012 · 2 Comments