1. Flying Again

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    April 24, 2015 by scratchtype1

    There is a cold wind which sometimes shifts directions enough to knock me side to side. In such a tumult, …
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  2. Holding Pattern

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    April 15, 2015 by scratchtype1

    It’s not a crashing halt, so that’s good. I still run most days and that at least helps the mood …
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  3. The 5K PR

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    April 5, 2015 by scratchtype1

    I turn the final corner. There is someone just behind my left shoulder. I don’t know who he or she …
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  4. Letter to Brazil

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    March 26, 2015 by scratchtype1

    The paper is smooth even under my diabetic fingertips that bear the marks of being poked and bled so many …
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  5. Putting in the miles

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    March 18, 2015 by scratchtype1

    Some point during a tougher stretch of running that featured a wind trying to knock me over and backwards, going …
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  6. Every Run Takes a Promise

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    March 15, 2015 by scratchtype1

    I have only one gear this day. The slow one. The day before I ran 13.6 miles and I’m running …
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  7. Breakthrough Runs, the sequel

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    February 17, 2015 by scratchtype1

    I am not the runner I once was. It shouldn’t surprise me, but there was something almost scary about looking …
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