A Year Ago This Week–Week Eleven

Continuing the weekly arguments that 2016 was not all bad, I’ve created a series of posts designed to exonerate the year. This is the eleventh installment in that series. A year ago this week I fired my cardiologist. I knew the issues with my heart could not be chalked up to, “I think you’re having anxiety…

A Year Ago This Week–Week Ten

Continuing the weekly arguments that 2016 was not all bad, I’ve created a series of posts designed to exonerate the year. This is the tenth installment in that series. A year ago this week the 366 Days of Selfies Tinas was still rife with images of running, hiking, and practicing yoga. This was my Leap Day…

A Year Ago This Week–Week Eight

Continuing the weekly arguments that 2016 was not all bad, I’ve created a series of posts designed to exonerate the year. This is the eighth installment in that series. A year ago this week I wrote a poem about plagiarism. The plagiarism was mine and it was deliberate.  I was poetic in 2016. A year ago this…

A Year Ago This Week–Week Seven

Continuing the weekly arguments that 2016 was not all bad, I’ve created a series of posts designed to exonerate the year. This is the seventh installment in that series. A year ago this week I wrote an article about personal records and what to do about them when they get too old to be relevant. An excerpted…

A Year Ago This Week–Week Six

Continuing the weekly arguments that 2016 was not all bad, I’ve created a series of posts designed to exonerate the year. This is the sixth installment in that series. A year ago this week I printed, completed, and published yet another Declare It Day goal that I would not crush. This goal was not running-related but it would…

A Year This Week, Week Five

Continuing the weekly arguments that 2016 was not all bad, I’ve created a series of posts designed to exonerate the year. This is the fifth installment in that series. A year ago this week I finished the Slow Yoga Series. This series is still available. You can find it in the Yoga category. I also went…

A Year Ago This Week, Week Four

Continuing the weekly arguments that 2016 was not all bad, I’ve created a series of posts designed to exonerate the year. This is the fourth installment in that series. A year ago this week I renamed this blog. I think it used to be called Wellness For The Road. For a while I think I…

A Year Ago This Week, Week Three

Continuing the weekly arguments that 2016 was not all bad, I’ve created a series of posts designed to exonerate the year. This is the third installment in that series. A year ago this week I was plugging away at life with new year fervor. I was doing the work. I published the first set of…

A Year Ago This Week, Week Two

Continuing my argument that the Year 2016 was not all bad, I give you Week Two. A year ago this week I wrote: “It doesn’t matter how the lightbulb comes on; it’s what I do in the light that matters.” A year ago this week I was asked to name the things I consider sacred….

A Year Ago This Week, Week One

Take a glance around the internet and it’s easy to see that 2016 is ending on a sour note for most of the world. Read a few year-end wrap-up posts and you’ll find many bloggers and columnists pointing out that 2016 got bad, went from bad to worse, and it all-in-all amounts to a shitty year.  Authors…