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THURSDAY MORNING COFFEE BLOG – My Imaginary training buddies

Jesse was the one who’d give me a nod when I struggled. He was the one who’d crack a grin, toss his head, and call, “Hey, showing up matters! You can do it. You’re doing it now!”
Jesse was my inspiration as much as I was his creator. Sebastian just gave me a reserved nod of acknowledgment. You know how he is.
And that’s how “SwimBikeRun” was born. Continue reading

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THURSDAY MORNING COFFEE BLOG – Ballet vs. Karate, part 2

Ballet Master Bob stopped the piano accompanist and walked up to me. “Where did you study before this?” My 45 classmates craned their necks, wanting to know. I was mortified with embarrasement. “North Hills Academy of Shorin Ryu,” I replied truthfully. “it’s a karate school.” Continue reading

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