Catching Up

Catching Up

“There is nothing I would not do for those who are really my friends. I have no notion of loving people by halves, it is not my nature.” ― Jane Austen, Northanger Abbey Melissa was kind enough to meet me for a catch up visit at the Lunch Loop. I had brought Trinity...

It was the best of times, it was the worst of times

“You have been the last dream of my soul.” ― Charles Dickens, A Tale of Two Cities “There is prodigious strength in sorrow and despair.” ― Charles Dickens, A Tale of Two Cities “It was the best of times, it was the worst of times, it was the age of wisdom, it was the...
Contrast

Contrast

“There, peeping among the cloud-wrack above a dark tower high up in the mountains, Sam saw a white star twinkle for a while. The beauty of it smote his heart, as he looked up out of the forsaken land, and hope returned to him. For like a shaft, clear and cold, the...

Sick

“The fear of death follows from the fear of life. A man who lives fully is prepared to die at any time.” ― Mark Twain I got sick last night. So very very sick. Probably my own fault. So sick Dennis had to dress me and put me to bed- I couldn’t function. So,...
Highline Triathlons Day 1, Xterra

Highline Triathlons Day 1, Xterra

“He did not know how long it took, but later he looked back on this time of crying in the corner of the dark cave and thought of it as when he learned the most important rule of survival, which was that feeling sorry for yourself didn’t work. It wasn’t...