Category: Health

The Swimming Addiction

I was going to write about my heart wrenching dream last night, which I woke up sobbing for, but I really planned on talking about swimming when I first went to sleep. So canning the broken heart. Swimming has been immensely addicting. At first… Continue Reading “The Swimming Addiction”

Goals

A – Z April: G Reach 170 lbs in 12 weeks Strength train more heavily after 170, along with purchase a mace and shield to aid with strength training and basic survival skills when the apocalypse happens Go gluten free Avoid fast food. The… Continue Reading “Goals”

Exhaustion

A – Z April: E The treadmill bores down on my calves, every step a burden. I can feel them wanting to cramp. I can feel my arches start to tense. My lungs burn and my vision starts to lose color. I’m about to… Continue Reading “Exhaustion”

Dohvakiin

A to Z April – D It was day two of being in the gym again. I forgot how good it felt. How bad work could be, but it all drifted away when I was in this most glorious chapel of strength, speed, and… Continue Reading “Dohvakiin”

Just the Tip

I’m double posting. I know, I shouldn’t. But I’m excited. I don’t want to be sitting at my desk. I want to be at the gym. I want to be at TM (even though I’m woefully not ready). I want to be climbing crap… Continue Reading “Just the Tip”

Floating Rib

In this past year of awesome, there is one painful reminder of what I’ve done. There is one nagging souvenir telling me Tough Mudder is a fool’s errand. There is one memory that was poked and prodded by doctors, to which they answered “Here’s… Continue Reading “Floating Rib”

What do you think I am, Gym?! I’m a Nerd, not an Athlete!

It was Saturday morning. It’s been so long since I’ve walked through the parking lot, past the vent from the pool which was warm and moist, the scent filled with chlorine. From the exhaust you could see the pool, with the large glass windows… Continue Reading “What do you think I am, Gym?! I’m a Nerd, not an Athlete!”

The Sick God

He watched as others ran, Felt as his fever ran Above what it should be. His lungs they ached, Through blurred vision he faked That just fine he could see. So he stood up and ran As fast as any man can Defying weakness… Continue Reading “The Sick God”

Underwear Yoga

I’ve found another reason I’m looking forward to living in my own apartment. I acquired a Wii through a little bit of a trade a few months ago. I’ve yet to truly put it to use. The true use of it was to do… Continue Reading “Underwear Yoga”

I lived my epic

I did Tough Mudder today. Finally. It’s been seven months since I wanted to live a healthier lifestyle and push myself to limits unforeseen for myself. I did and I learned so much. Here’s my list of what I learned from TM. There will… Continue Reading “I lived my epic”