What Happened To All That Snow

Up in Westchester and certain parts of New Jersey, there are still thousands without electricity, and heat. With temperatures hovering around 35 degrees and lower at night, loss of power can be dangerous, not just uncomfortable. But for the most part, in New York City, the snowstorm the meteorologists “promised” didn’t materialize. The run on…

Whatever The Weather

This weekend, I had plans for an all-girl getaway with some cousins and friends. It was my cousin’s birthday weekend or else we might have tried to push the date back to some obscure, non-snowy time in the future. But the date was set, the plans made and the concert tickets purchased so we set off to keep…

Fartlek Isn’t Just A Funny Word

I needed to run today: to clear my body of the remnants of a super-strong cough medicine to raise my metabolism sufficiently to get rid of my illness to just throw myself back into running after the cold To accomplish all this, I decided to do some speedwork a.k.a. FARTLEKS. For those outside the running community,…

Be Prepared

I’ve been off the grid. I went away to CT for a weekend conference where I got inspired to be a better person. I learned some things about ministry – I work with young people – and I learned some things about myself. I shared some dreams with people who have similar goals so I’ll…

It Was A Dark And Snowy Night

It’s snowing tonight. I should be in bed but I love to watch the snow. The plows are out every hour because this is NYC, the city that never sleeps, even at 3:45 a.m. there are people trying to get somewhere, by car or on foot. Even with the snow that’s already falling and the…

Snow Day

(This was first posted on my blog runwright.weebly.com on Dec 14, 2013) Today was a beautiful snow day and tonight is a beautiful snow night, now that I am safe at home and watching the snow fall from my apartment.I love snow but it’s best watched from the window when you’re all warm and cozy inside…