Knocked Off My Feet

Four weeks ago, the unthinkable happened. Four weeks ago I voluntarily took a leave of absence from running. Well, voluntary and not. In a desperate last-ditch attempt to cure the nagging case of plantar fasciitis that has plagued me for a year and a half, two marathons, and countless hours …

Black & Blue (& Purple)

I have a sad running story to share. I had a pretty successful summer of running until Tuesday, Aug 2. I had been getting up and out at 5:30 a.m. for a two-mile run before making it to my train and my desk at 8. Not super-impressive mileage, but I was …