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Flying Pig Friday: Volume III

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  I rose above a wicked cold last week. My chest tightened, nose ran, voice weakened, and energy waned. I focused on drinking water and sleeping. I went to work. I did yoga. I only ran on Sunday (before I felt awful) and Thursday and Saturday (after I had rallied). Weeks like this are about staying in the game while/by …

Flying Pig Friday: Volume II

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Several training milestones occurred this week. The Friday I registered for the race and after I wrote Flying Pig Friday Volume I, I went to my first “Vinyasa and Vino” at my yoga studio. Every Friday my studio hosts a vinyasa class followed by music and wine. Ten or so people took the class and stayed to socialize that evening. …

Flying Pig Friday: Volume I

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This is Volume I of what will be a series of weekly posts chronicling my preparation for the Flying Pig Half Marathon. I figure writing about my training will keep me honest. A few months ago I started running again. I had spent most of 2011 training for the Seattle Half Marathon which was the weekend after Thanksgiving of 2011. …

20 Reasons I Voted For Barack Obama

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    Dear Mr. President, Yesterday, I stood in line for two hours to vote for you in Hamilton County, Ohio. Here are the reasons (this list is not in order of importance): Universal health care. A woman’s right to chose. Social security and medicare. Ending Citizen’s United. Everyone must have the right to marry who they love. Drone planes …