Random topics. First off, read Annabelle's post on why Running is HARD. Great read and much better supported by training events that my daily musings and debauchery.
And one thing I'm taking with me from this training, aside from follow your training plan and don't hurt yourself like I did, is that your body is capable of amazing things. The things motivation does for you, gets you out of bed.. before 3:30am just to run at 4:00am. Why? because you can. Because you are bad ass.. Because you owned the paths before most people every took a morning piss. Don't think you could do it?
This is also how tired I look by the time my kid goes to bed. YOLO? (I think I used this gif before..)
Maggie, stop looking for more Ryan Reynolds GIFs, I will not give you what you are looking for
What a lot of runners will look like when they realize that they are going to break more than wind at mile 18:
My face as I eat carbs all day:
My reaction when someone compliments my sneakers as I have on dress slacks today:
And with all the goodies you bring for the marathon, don't forget to bring one of these:
And if you actually want to READ something, check this:
What is your running mantra?
Okay, I'll catch up blog reading soon!
Take care and Happy Friday Eve!