Tag Archives: stretching

An overly elaborate metaphor.

I have decided my body is a little kid. No, really. It makes sense.  I have been running now for just under a year and my body is behaving like a 6 year old while my brain has to behave as … Continue reading

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“We have no idea” and other things you don’t want to hear from your doctor.

I do not understand why my body does not seem to like to fit into traditional medical boxes. Well, okay. My ITBS was pretty much a text book example of ITBS. Same with my meniscus tear back in college. So … Continue reading

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On muscle soreness

Post-marathon delayed-onset muscle soreness, or DOMS as some runners call it, is weird.  I did D-1 NCAA athletics in college for 2 years and have never experienced this kind of muscle soreness.  Yes, I’ve hit equal levels of ‘exhausted’ and ‘sore’ … Continue reading

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