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An Icy 9

‘Twas An Icy 9 Degrees This morn, When I bravely Set out On my Daily run. A saner man Might have Stayed home, Under The covers, Heat cranked, Dreaming of Warmer days. Even The sun Was Wise enough To stay … Continue reading

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With Heavy Legs And A Sweaty Toga

The Sunday Run isn’t always the easiest one, Modern Philosophers. It’s the Day of Rest, so to go out and work up a sweat puts me in a situation where I am defying the Nuns.  You know how much I … Continue reading

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Four Days In A Row? That’s Madness!!!

You know what they say about running four days in a row, don’t you, Modern Philosophers? It can’t be done. No one’s ever done it. It’s total madness! I guess that makes me the Madman Modern Philosopher because I am … Continue reading

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That Fourth Mile Seemed Much Longer Than The First Three…

Today was the day I decided it was time to run 4 miles, Modern Philosophers. It might seem like adding a mile isn’t that much, but when you’ve been doing 3 miles, that’s a 33 1/3% jump (that sentence was … Continue reading

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Run Like The Winded

It was 54 degrees and the sun was shining brightly.  In other words, it was a perfect Spring morning, Modern Philosophers, and I was having trouble coming up with an excuse for why I couldn’t go for a run. As … Continue reading

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Fear Of Frostbite Makes Me Run Faster

It’s cold in Maine today, Modern Philosophers.  Temperatures hovered in the mid 30s as I generated Deep Thoughts on the pros and cons of going for a run. I decided to wait a half hour for the mercury to climb … Continue reading

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