Running Blonde... - Page 6 of 19 - Linda Jones
Actor, writer, runner, reader, lover of cats & dogs. I narrate books. I have fallen down in every borough.
Actor, writer, runner, reader, lover of cats & dogs. I narrate books. I have fallen down in every borough.
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Running Blonde…

19 Aug Rain Dates

So the universe has been forcing rest - and I'm accepting that somewhat frustrating, though much-needed blessing. It's been a fall-back week, which means easy runs, slightly lower mileage, allowing our legs to rest and recover from the last three-week push. I was not feeling...

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06 Aug Natural History

I had the train car almost all to myself on the way home from practice tonight. (Which is good. I stink.) (But in a good way.) (Yes I'm one of *those* subway riders.) Ran perfect 12s (including water stops) on a full loop of the park...

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06 Aug Lucky 13

[gallery columns="5" ids="15988,15991,15990,15989,15992"] It was a 90 degree heat index at 7:45a, *before* we started running. We were up in Van Cortlandt Park, at the end of the 1 line in the Bronx, and they had us meet - ironically? thoughtfully? - at the tortoise &...

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29 Jul Stranger in a Strange Land

[gallery ids="15996,15997,15995"] There is something wonderful that happens when you head out for a run in unfamiliar territory: you start seeing what's around you. The miles pass more quickly, the landscape pulls you forward. Concord was a wonderful getaway, that allowed me a 5-miler in the cool,...

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23 Jul Strength in Numbers

It has been an amazing week. Last Saturday I did the impossible: I headed out for a 10-mile run with my team. It was a pipe dream really - out of the question, I wasn't ready. And I'd given myself every possible out, understanding that I...

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14 Jul 10 mile.

The alarm went off at 5:30a this morning. Enough sleep? Not even close; but I was awake and alert - nervous about today's run. Would I be able to do it? 10 miles is a big leap; sure I've done it before, but its been...

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