Body Weary but Soul Happy | Climb for Heroes

A friend online yesterday said I must be body weary but soul happy.  I couldn’t have said it better myself.  After 9 miles and 4000 feet of elevation gain/loss in 6 hours, I was certainly body weary.  But I had spent an amazing day among the pine and manzanita, above the clouds in the sunshine. … Continue reading Body Weary but Soul Happy | Climb for Heroes

A Pebble in My Shoe

I have friends who run for fitness.  Quite a few, actually.  I think they’re crazy.  But maybe I’m getting ahead of myself.  Let me begin at the beginning… I’ve always hated running for fitness.  Oh, I love to run.  I enjoy the wind in my face, gliding over bright green grass to chase down a… Continue reading A Pebble in My Shoe