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Journey to Badwater · 4W ago

The Best Things in Life...

Are friends. Followed by running, writing, and dogs, though not necessarily in that order. They all rank high up there on my list. When you have any combination of them, it's pretty hard to ...
Journey to Badwater · 1M ago

The Big Launch

Just a quick post for now, the big news is, I am now an author. I announced the release of my book, Navigating the C: A Nurse Charts the Course for Cancer Survivorship Care, yesterday. It's ...
Journey to Badwater · 1M ago

Welcome 2018, Flu vs. Toenails, Across the Years 24 Hour Run

How quickly we forget. That is why so many older people do ultras, our memories are poor so we soon forget any suffering we might have endured, and we go back for more. As I threatened, I we...
Journey to Badwater · 2M ago

On Power, Nursing, and Sunsets: A Long Overdue Rant!!

"My job is ________ (insert true purpose), not to be a cog in the wheel!"Okay, so as a nurse, I would fill in the blank with patient advocacy. Why THIS rant, and why NOW? It's been quite the...
Journey to Badwater · 3M ago

Death By A Thousand Cuts

One year ago was the nailbiter election that ended in shock, disappointment and disbelief for many Americans. I can remember staying up past midnight and hearing the results, which set off a...
Journey to Badwater · 4M ago

Child of the Sixties

If you're looking for sex, drugs and rock n' roll, sorry to disappoint you! I was born in 1964, the tail end of the baby boom generation. I'm the last of them, as we straggle off into the su...
Journey to Badwater · 4M ago

There Goes the Sun 12 Hour Fat Ass

The sun was already gone. I participated in this third ever Fat Ass event at Lake Arbor in Arvada, a suburb of Denver, last Sunday. I'd been looking forward to it for months, it was the only...
Journey to Badwater · 6M ago

Greetings from Strong Badia

Strong Bad, who lives in Strong Badia, is my hero. I sort of like his Teen Girl Squad too, I used to use them to tease my brother about my niece Jenny when she was in high school. If you're ...
Journey to Badwater · 8M ago

Been Busy...

but I'm back! Finally reached my point of "I can't stand it anymore!!!!" The motorcycle tire around my waist is just too much for me to bear. It's grossing me out daily. I still have another...
Journey to Badwater · 9M ago

The Gift of Sunshine

The sum of a person is not in the things that they’ve done, but how you feel when you’re with them, how they rub off on others around them. When I first read Morgan’s obituary, it read like ...