Category Archives: running

The pregnant lady who left me in her dust.

Ran with the Wednesday hill group for the first time since coming back from being injured. This is the group that starts at 5:30 and we run about 8 miles, from Barton Springs to the University of Texas and back. … Continue reading

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Pelvis progress report: Holding up during hills and hard surfaces

I’ve run 11 times since coming back from a stress fracture in my pelvis. Saturday’s run was my first away from the soft trails of Austin’s Town Lake. That meant hills and hard surfaces. (What, you thought the headline meant … Continue reading

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Recovery from pelvis stress fracture going slow, but running has produced no set backs.

I’ve run six times for a total of about 24 miles since coming back from my pelvis stress fracture. And the good news is that I have not re-injured myself. I’m icing at least once or twice a day and … Continue reading

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Too much wine, weight and Words With Friends: What else is there to do when you’re injured

Now that I’m running again, I’ve got to get back into the routine of being a runner. 4:45 a.m. wakeup calls. Purchase extra detergent to wash all the towels I’ll mess up. Shoe check. And, of course, spend extra time … Continue reading

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Disobeying the doctor’s orders: I’m running again

Call me stupid. Insane. Crazy. Hard-headed. I’ve been running. Not real fast. Not real far. But I’ve been moving faster than an old blue-haired woman at the mall. Running. With my running shoes on. And socks. And shorts. And my … Continue reading

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