Category Archives: travel

Week In Review – 29 Jul 2018

Week Fourteen of my Erie Marathon training.  A cut-back week that coincides with my vacation to the Big Apple. Total miles ran this week: 23. I relish the opportunities that travel brings – opportunity to step back and reflect about myself,  to try … Continue reading

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Day 3 Week 14 – Shifting Perspective

Travel day, no running. Travel shifts one’s perspective, by choice or otherwise.  Different surroundings, people, time zones, or climates that could jolt one’s frame of references.  It’s both the challenge, as well as the reward, of traveling. Challenge because the … Continue reading

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Day 1 Week 3 – College Moving Day

4 miles with fartlek surges during mile 3. Cloudy and 55 degree. Big day today.  The fartlek runs this morning had my legs a bit stiff for the balance of the day.  But the main event today was moving my … Continue reading

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Day 5 Week 2 – Changing Styles

Rest/ travel day, no running It used to be weird when in public someone is seen talking to him or herself.   Instinct is to walk around, shun eye contact, and avoid them like a plague.  That is not the case anymore.  … Continue reading

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Seasonal Change

Animals migrate according to seasons.  Because in the thick of winter, there is little food.  Plants are dormant, water and food sources become extinct.  Migration is survival, Darwinism, and makes perfect sense. The seasonal cycle is created by the tilt … Continue reading

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Week In Review – 11 Mar 2018

It has been a transition week as I returned home from my travel.  Overall a fruitful and productive trip. In five weeks time, I have seen what people do for a living, where they choose to live, and what they … Continue reading

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Suburban Vs Urban Living

Where you live defines your life style. The choice between city and suburb seems common.   The city offers services and convenience like the 7- Eleven stores that is at one’s beck and call 24 X 7,  the rapid transit that … Continue reading

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Aloha Oahu

Saying good bye is hard, especially when one is leaving the paradise. Yesterday my month long visit to Oahu, Hawaii came to an end.  With a sad heart, I bid the island “aloha,” The visit has opened my eyes to … Continue reading

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Meditation In Paradise

You can meditate anywhere as long as there is some privacy from external disturbance. In Oahu, Hawaii where I am visiting, the environment itself is a big distraction. It is just too nice. I am staying in the Manoa Valley. … Continue reading

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News From Paradise

Weather forecast: sunshine and patchy clouds, high 84 degree Fahrenheit and low 74 degree.   Not bad for someone (me) from the East Coast on the first day of March.  Except in Hawaii, it’s like this all year-round. Let’s pretend that’s … Continue reading

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