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When you think owning a gun should be more of a right than being cared for when you are sick, you really need to re-examine your priorities.

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on my trail run today: jack-in-the-pulpit, multiple species of trillium, trout lily and lots of wee violets flowering.  <3

i don’t believe in the prevailing metaphor for Spring ‘round these parts, but i do admit that this time of year is pretty much magical. 

For anyone doubting the existence of challenging technical trail of a respectable distance in north-central Alabama: I’d like to introduce you to my friend, Ruffner. #runbuts



When I look at the total elevation gain:


When I actually go run on the terrain:


initially started really running trail in California, moved to the SE.  this is true.  it’s not the elevation, necessarily.  (though there is climbing.  lots of it.)  it’s the rocks.  and the roots.  and the mud.  all terrain.

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he loves his keekee

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love me some john muir

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i miss california.


San Gabriels in November

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