The Problem With Goals Is They’re So Dang Pretty

I have a goal for World's Toughest Mudder. It's a goal that I initially kept quite about and didn't share except with a select few people. But it was eventually shared for me more publicly. And now it has me afraid. I believe that when you have a goal and you don't share it, it's … Continue reading The Problem With Goals Is They’re So Dang Pretty

In That Mud, Really Thick, Like I Like It, Tell Me Is There Any More Room For Me, In That Mud

Anyone who knows me would tell you that I'm an extrovert, through and through. I can make friends anywhere I go. I get that from my mom. Because of that, I'm more than happy to walk up to an event solo. I know that it's just a matter of time until I find someone to … Continue reading In That Mud, Really Thick, Like I Like It, Tell Me Is There Any More Room For Me, In That Mud

I Wish that I Could Be Like the Muddy Kids, ‘Cause All the Muddy Kids, They Seem to Fit In

I have crossed the Tough Mudder full Finish line 6 times.  I completed 15 miles at a Toughest Mudder.  My bench press PR is 225.  My 10K PR 1:33:23.  I train 5 days a week. More often than not, I do not consider myself an athlete.  Most often, I consider myself a fraud.  A farce.  … Continue reading I Wish that I Could Be Like the Muddy Kids, ‘Cause All the Muddy Kids, They Seem to Fit In

It’s a Quarter After One, I’m All Muddy and I Need You Now

Ten weeks. That's two handfuls of weeks y'all. Earlier this week I was reading a post where the author was talking about how emotional he got when he asked his family/friends to be a part of his pit crew for WTM. It should be said that I have some of the best friends in the … Continue reading It’s a Quarter After One, I’m All Muddy and I Need You Now