Bham Komen 2018

2018 Bham Komen

  There’s no place like home, right? My Birmingham Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure was, of course, different from all of the others. I didn’t know or meet anyone at my first race in Denver. I didn’t make it to my second race in Terre Haute so I had a substitute “race” in […]

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One Roof 2018 Junior Board Event

One Roof Junior Board presents Sights & Stories

  When I’m not trying to see, do and eat everything in the world, I am trying to do what I can to make my hometown a better place. For years I’ve volunteered at the Nightingale clinic which provides healthcare to people experiencing homelessness, are underinsured or uninsured. Three years ago I began volunteering for […]

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Greater Nashville Komen 2018

Nashville Komen bib

  Nashville, or more specifically Brentwood, Tennessee was my fifth Komen run. I checked the weather (rain, rain and cold rain) packed a raincoat and change of clothes and was driving on the freeway at 4:00 a.m. I was looking at a sub-3 hour drive but with the rain I felt it might take longer. […]

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NOLA Komen 2018

Komen NOLA sign 2018

  Race for the Cure New Orleans was my fourth Komen race of 2018. I had appointments that lasted until 6:30 the night before so I started driving at 6:32. I’d received a trial of SiriusXM so I tuned to the 80’s and took off blasting Tears for Fears, The Fixx and Prince. The night […]

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