Tag Archives: negative thoughts

Half Marathon Training: Week Five

Eight miles was a bit of a tipping point for me. Up until Sunday, our long run day, I had felt pretty good running.  Even the seven miles last week on the treadmill was okay but eight miles?  That was tough. Despite the difficulty I did discover that I have a second wind: it came […]

Eighth time is a charm: the power of positive thinking?

Finally!  Endlich!  We won!  It felt so good to be ahead when the buzzer sounded.  Because, as I said last week, it’s been awhile. I had mentioned that my realism would be enough for a win and it turns out I was wrong.  The mere fact that we can/could win wasn’t working out too well […]