7 things nobody tells you about running a marathon

Last Sunday I ran my second marathon. I’m not an athlete. I’m not a runner. I’m a fat guy trying to find a way to not be so fat. Like a lot of people, “lose weight” is a permanent fixture in my New Year’s Resolutions…

PF Chang 1/2 Marathon 2014

I cant believe it!  I really did it!  I finished my first marathon.   Over for years ago, Dale had to drag me out of the house for a 5k.  I remember getting back and sitting in the recliner thinking there’s no way I’m going…

Once A Runner by John L Parker, Jr

Are you a runner?  I thought I was at least in a quest to become one.  My husband and I decided to start training months ago, set some running goals and complete several running events including at least (4) ½ marathons this year.   I…