quitting

Timing Quitting Failing … Winning?

Timing Quitting Failing … Winning?

A few days before I was set to run the Marine Corps Marathon in 2011, my cousin, Ken, flew out to D.C from Chicago to join me for the race....

Sep 27, 2016 : Notebook
1300 Miles: Well That Was Fun.

1300 Miles: Well That Was Fun.

I'm known for finishing what I start and am one of those horrible parents who raised the kids to abide by the same supposition. So the thought of, to borrow a current political euphemism,

Sep 1, 2016 : Katina (Arachne) Daanen
Journeys, Meditation, and Answers 

Journeys, Meditation, and Answers 

While I was living in Shanghai a year ago, though I had tried it before, I started to read some books and take meditation seriously. I started a practice in...

May 23, 2015 : David
What Surprised You? Wanting to Quit

What Surprised You? Wanting to Quit

"The trail is full of surprises." You'll hear that almost as often as "the trail provides." A common example which combines the two is good old trail magic. You see...

Mar 8, 2015 : Gary Sizer