Today is the opening ceremony of the Olympics. I figured I should talk about it a little, because of ...On July 28, 2012 / By Colleen
Good news everybody: as of this summer, I am officially orthotics-free! You might not have realized that I even ...On July 27, 2012 / By Colleen
Summer in Portland has finally arrived. Portlanders covet these fleeting, true summer days here, and start missing them before ...On July 26, 2012 / By Colleen
I have done so many running-related things this month and I have kept almost all of them a secret ...On July 24, 2012 / By Colleen
Sunday morning marked the 9th annual Lacamas Lake Run. For those of you who enjoy brevity, it was well-organized, ...On July 24, 2012 / By Colleen
Independence Day is usually a day where I sit around and hope someone invites me to a barbeque, and ...On July 6, 2012 / By Colleen
This Saturday I went out and ran my first-ever mud run, the Terrain Mud Run that I’ve been telling ...On July 6, 2012 / By Colleen
I’m Colleen. I started this blog when I was 23 years old and training for my first marathon. I was single, semi-employed, generally directionless in life, and had a lot of free time on my hands. I have a lot less free time now, but I still love to come here and dump my rambling, unedited thoughts after a workout or race once in a while.