Saturday Upside: Trainer Knows Best

After careful consideration, I've come to the conclusion that I hate running. When I first started this blog, I waxed poetic about how great it felt that I started running and could jump that particular hurdle. I bought fancy running shoes and read dozens of articles on proper running form, how to begin training for …

2012 Upside: Taking a Leap of Faith

I stood near the edge of the platform looking down at the trees and lush green fields. The mountains stood on the horizon and I watched the birds swoop down through the rainforest. It seemed so peaceful in hindsight. My arms shook as my entire frame tightened. I held onto the wire nervously and twitched …