Wottle the Throttle

Lately I’ve been trying to focus on slow and steady productivity rather than the explosions of effort that I have sometimes. I’m pretty sure I get more done in the long run when I’m slow and steady, and to add to that I’m pretty sure I get more done when I do it my way…Continue reading “Wottle the Throttle”

Social “Distancing”

This weekend I’m going to try social distancing… and yes, that’s a play on words. I’m going to run my first 5k in a year, but I’m going to do the “distance” while distancing. It’s a small race in a small town, so I think I can run it in a safe way. My planContinue reading “Social “Distancing””

Best Friend

Today, my blog is just a thank you and Happy Valentine’s Day to my best friend and wife of almost 20 years, Susan Inglis. I remember being really sad and lonely one day towards the end of my college career, and I prayed right in the middle of my kitchen for God to send someoneContinue reading “Best Friend”

Back to work

I enjoy running, but as each new year arrives, and I get one more year away from my athletic prime it gets harder and harder to get into it. I take December and January off, which I guess doesn’t help matters, so when I really get “back to work” in February, I most definitely feelContinue reading “Back to work”

The weary blogger

Most days I’m pretty upbeat about things, even during the Corona Age, but on certain days I find that I have to avoid any and all kinds of news in order to stay optimistic. Today is one of those days. I’m sick of hearing about politics. I’m tired of hearing about social problems. And I’mContinue reading “The weary blogger”