Tag Archives: health

Why Do I Keep Running?

The other day, someone asked me why I keep running, Modern Philosophers. I immediately realized that was a great philosophical question to tackle on the blog, but I wanted to give it some thought first. The more I pondered the … Continue reading

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Strangers Say The Strangest Things

I don’t know about you, but I was raised to never talk to strangers, Modern Philosophers. This is a philosophy that has kept me from being kidnapped and murdered over the years, but I also know there are times when … Continue reading

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The Morning I Went For Two Runs

I went for two runs this morning, Modern Philosophers. That wasn’t at all the plan, of course, but that’s what happens when Mother Nature decides to get involved in my fitness routine. When I left The House on the Hill … Continue reading

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Run In The Rain…You Won’t Melt

This blog post is like a special treat, Modern Philosophers.  When you peel away the delicious running post shell, you’ll discover its yummy sage advice center. Does it get any better than that? Today is my day off, and after … Continue reading

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Run When Ya Don’t Wanna

I’m going to share some sage advice, Modern Philosophers, and I’d like you to ignore the poor grammar… Run when ya don’t wanna. Three days this week, I woke up early from my air conditioned induced slumber, to run before … Continue reading

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A Lesson In Humidity

I learned a couple of important lessons on this last day of June, Modern Philosophers: I’m not a fan of engaging in strenuous physical activity when it’s severely humid. I didn’t learn anything from that first lesson. Let me clarify … Continue reading

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On The Sixteenth Day, I Rested

After fifteen consecutive days of running, and collecting over 450,000 steps, I can finally relax and boast that I won the Wellness competition, Modern Philosophers! I can also share that I slept in this morning, have yet to collect 12,000 … Continue reading

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