Category: running streak

  • On Not Running Every Day

    After 46 days and some really, really stupid runs, life got the better of me and I broke my running streak.  Here’s how it happened:   Saturday, up at 5:30 am on the train at 7 to meet my parents for a car hand off so that carless seanv2 clan can make its annual pilgrimage […]

  • On Running Everyday

    Yesterday was a tough one. Monday night, the little dude refused to sleep.  He woke up at midnight, and again at three, and again at four thirty.  Object permanence, they say. When my alarm went off at 5, instead of getting in a quick mile before heading out to travel to D.C., I hit snooze. […]

  • Running Streak

    By and large, runners achieve their best results with a smart balance of easy runs, difficult work outs, and rest.  That has never worked for me.  What always screws me over is the rest.  I take one day off  — it turns into two.  Two turns into three, three turns into a week and suddenly… […]