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the end isn’t near, it’s here

Looking out the window and seeing the trees dance like some Krump competition from Compton was only a bit discouraging. It was 6:3o am.  The melatonin finished its job and it was time to run off the full day of traveling. The sun wasn’t up yet. The wind reading was -25 degrees. On Sunday I was running […]

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on one cold December evening, I found him

Everyone in my village knows him. He earned his doctorate in English literature at the age of 25 and was the youngest lecturer at Cambridge University. After a few years of teaching he decided to use the small fortune left by his parents (who tragically died on his 21st birthday) to begin a small publishing company, […]

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snow: VIDEO

Everything was closed today. My calendar was cleaned. I decided to go outside and take a few pictures of the freshly fallen snow. Sleeping At Last came out with their EP, “december“, today so I used their song “snow” to give the pictures some company. Enjoy.

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the endangered specie: part 1

After running a personal best over 5 Kilometers in a time trial on Monday (14:19), I’ve decided to take a few easy days and spend some extra time doing other things. I’m going to be writing about some “different” things the next couple days so for those interested strictly in running, I suggest you take […]

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I lit the fuse. BOOM!

Before I was fully awake, Will came into my room, “Did you see the snow!?” This is the coldest November the UK has had in a very long time (-2 to 2 degrees): I’m finding it much more pleasant than the rain. Yesterday was my first free Saturday in awhile so I decided to go […]

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