The Minneapolis Miracle

I’ve been trying to find words all day to describe my feelings after last night’s dramatic football game. I was one of those fans with tears in my eyes. I’ve been a Minnesota Vikings fan my entire life, and they’ve never given me the feeling of euphoria I experienced last night. Never! The Vikings are…
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To Run Or Not To Run

I’ve been taking a break from running; a relatively long one, by my standards. I once ran for 100 consecutive days, so for me, anything more than a few days off just doesn’t happen! Even when I was battling through injuries, I still ran once or twice a week. Running virtually non-stop for more than…
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2017 Medtronic Twin Cities Marathon

I’m fond of saying every marathon is a journey. Lining up at the starting line on race day isn’t the beginning of the journey; no, it begins months earlier, when you decide to take on the immense challenge that is training for a marathon. Yesterday, I was in Minneapolis/ St. Paul, taking part in my…
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Every Time I Think Of You

Every time I think of you It always turns out good I found Sue on a special Fall evening in 1983. From the first time I asked her to dance, I knew she was unlike anyone I had ever met before. I thought about Sue night and day and wondered if she would ever be…
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Fargo Marathon Weekend 2017

Well, Fargo Marathon weekend is over, and like always, there was a lot of excitement in the Grand Forks running community surrounding this annual event. Running is the common thread we all share, and the friendships that have developed through the years were once again on full display as we gathered. We came to race…
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