Why: Marathon

Why: Marathon

In writing the title of this blog, I couldn't decide how to order the words "I" and "am." That is, I couldn't decide whether to declaratively title this blog "Why I Am Running a Marathon" or, more accurately to my current situation, as a question: "Why Am I Running a Marathon?!" Because I've been asking [...]

The Myth of the Professional Athlete

The Myth of the Professional Athlete

Greetings, earthlings. A few weeks ago, I posted a blog about nothing where I wrote about the beauty of living a lifestyle that legitimately and purposefully supports doing nothing. To which, my Swiss-Canadian sister from another mister, Heidi Widmer , was all "Holla! Can you provide some insight to explaining the less intense sides of sport to our non-full-time-athlete-but-still-athletic [...]