under the lights

sunday

Felt tired most of the day, got myself to head out for a late afternoon 7 miler in the dark.  It felt significantly colder than yesterday.  To give the run some flavor, finished it off on Elmwood Ave, the neighborhood’s main strip.  Love this time of the year; all the holiday lights are still up and it’s still festive.  Lit up the run on an otherwise ordinary cold winter evening.  Then again there’s no such thing as an ‘ordinary’ evening, as this eventually blissful run proved.

Really enjoying this off-season.  Mentally still in it – I could race next week if I wanted to – but not having to monitor the runs as closely and to not have to plan the week as much probably is having a restful effect on the mind and allowing for awareness of things like the holiday lights.

 

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s