Monthly Archives: February 2016

Now more than before…

I’ve written this about a month ago and it’s been hanging around on my desktop – I must say that with all the craziness I feel even stronger about this: An Ode to the Kgalagadi How is it possible that … Continue reading

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Cardinal rule

So the cardinal rule of running is that you can’t catch  up on kilometers lost.  Hmm yes right, since when do runners listen to any sensible advice. Last week was just ridiculous in terms of lost running.  Hubby was overseas … Continue reading

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Dispair

Our beloved country is going up in flames. And the more people I speak to people the more I don’t understand.  Nobody understands.  Regardless of class, education, professional status, colour, religion, nationality. We are all scared – scared of the … Continue reading

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What did I do?

Once a year we go to Kaapse Hoop in Mpumalanga to run a marathon.  It is tradition that we stay at a farm with horses on it.  So Zoe has been hanging around these horses since she was about 2. … Continue reading

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Pick a title

I had so many titles for this post so please pick one: Life is hard Life is unfair Sometimes love is all that a parent can give Bribery This sucks Heartbreaking Ohh a lesson well learned etc etc etc So … Continue reading

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Conquered

I’m not going to bore you with all the detail but I went to Sasolburg, I ran a marathon and I qualified for Two Oceans.  My game plan was to go and run a 4:59 on the 42km’s.  Getting there … Continue reading

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Is this a problem?

I’ve been running, I’ve received a number of Vitamin B injections, I listen to Bach, BUT I can’t shake it. I’m depressed, I’m irritated, I swear like a trooper, I fight with anybody and everybody, I want to cry the … Continue reading

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