Category Archives: Running

Awkward Stuff Happens Sometimes When You Run Late at Night

I tend to run late at night. As in, like, midnight. Usually, at midnight, not a soul is stirring in my neighborhood. Imagine my surprise when I heard someone scream “MAVERICCKKK!” as I ran by. Immediately stopped running and flinched … Continue reading

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Barefooting it and Refocusing the Goals

here’s a quick and dirty (emphasis on the dirty part) rundown of the last couple days of training. On Sunday, I ran about a quarter mile barefoot, then about a mile and a half in vibrams. This was my longest … Continue reading

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Still on my Grind 24/7/365: Running News and a New Doctor

Well, college got crazy for awhile (I had a paper or presentation due almost every day for 3-4 weeks) so I haven’t been able to update this magnificent blog in awhile. So here’s what’s been going on as far as … Continue reading

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Milestone, Broski!

I weighed myself today and I tipped the scales at 233. That’s a ten pound loss since I started running again, yo! I’m looking and feeling much better. My hands have always been the one part of my body that … Continue reading

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Food for Thought: On Becoming a Vegetarian (And being amazing at coming up with clever titles)

I became a vegetarian last week. A friend of mine told me that I should become one immediately after I got diagnosed with Lupus, but I didn’t listen and continued to gorge myself on bacon. Now, after doing some digging, … Continue reading

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Pronation for the Bronation

I saw the doctor for my bimonthly checkup today, and he brought me good news. He told me that the aches and pains that I’ve been experiencing are most likely due to a lack of conditioning and not Lupus as … Continue reading

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Marshaling Ferocity and Weight Loss

Probably one of the worst things about this disease is the weight gain. I absolutely hate the fact that I’ve gotten so much fatter. You see, I’ve always had problems with eating. I was always a pretty chubby kid when I … Continue reading

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