First place!

I’m running a 5k road race this weekend, and preparing for it reminded me of a time I was in first place in a race. I’ve never been fast enough to win a big 5k road race, but one day in the Fall of 1997 or 1998 I got it in my head that IContinue reading “First place!”

Being the best

I was watching the Braves and Dodgers last night, and I was thinking about the struggle to be the best. Unfortunately I was cheering for the Braves and they’re out of the picture now, but I guess ultimately I didn’t really care one way or the other. It’s hard to get too excited when I’mContinue reading “Being the best”