Monthly Archives: December 2014

[This Is] What I Have to Say About Running

“That day, for no particular reason, I decided to go for a little run.” – Forrest Gump Steven King got me thinking about what it is I want to say about running. That’s right, Steven King whose thirty-five novels have earned … Continue reading

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Peace, Love, Joy

  Peace, Love & Joy to the World – Today and Everyday – JB

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Longer Than You’ve Been Alive

“We’ve been doin’ this longer than you’ve been alive Propelled by some mysterious drive.” – The Old 97s A few months ago I was running downtown with a few young runners who asked how long I’ve been running. I answered their … Continue reading

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Inspiring Story of a Courageous Young Runner

“Running makes me happy, it makes me feel normal and whole. When I’m running I feel safe… everything is fine.” Kayla Montgomery Kayla Montgomery has the heart of a gladiator. When she was fourteen she fell in a soccer game and … Continue reading

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Be The Difference

Originally posted on ROAD TO A 100:
Jim Carrey once said during a college commencement speech “the effect you have on others, is the most valuable currency there is.” Today I received a book in the mail from a fellow blogger…

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Write to Run an Ultra-Marathon – This Ones for You, Dad

“The secret of health for both mind and body is not to mourn for the past, or to worry about the future, but to live in the present moment wisely and earnestly.” – The Teaching of Buddha In 2012 I … Continue reading

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Climb For Air – 2015

“To keep the body in good health is a duty… otherwise we shall not be able to keep our mind strong and clear.” – Buddha This time last year I wrote Climb for Billy about the American Lung Association’s Fight For Air … Continue reading

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