Month: March 2013

Fail Better

Ever tried. Ever failed. No matter. Try again. Fail again. Fail better. Enough. As of last week on Sunday, I had raised a whopping total of $330 for Camp Kesem, the charity I set out to raise $2000 for. I wrote the previous blog post, emailed its text to a targeted list of friends, and […]

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Why I Run

As you know, I’ve been training for the LA Marathon since October 2012. One of my motivating factors has been a charity project¬†a friend¬†told me about, Camp Kesem, which provides children whose parents have cancer or who have lost a parent to cancer with an opportunity to participate in summer camp with others who have […]

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The Finish Line

On the 10th of February, I ran my second 10K. As I mentioned back in early January, my goal for this 10K was to beat a one-hour finishing time. In January, I had completed both an 18-mile and a 20-mile run with my training group, the LA Leggers, and so I was feeling pretty good. […]

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