James Wanless

this is where I write


Nevermind the challenge of adopting a daily journaling habit, sometimes the time doesn’t present itself for a little reflection nor actually putting fingers to keyboard. Today was one of those days, whereby I couldn’t squeeze in even a run.

So, without any time to reflect and do some proper writing, I’ll have to take the cheap way out on this, my third day.

We’ve decided to see a few more of the local Christmas sights this year, and tonight we decided to hit the low-key Bloedel Conservatory. It’s a pretty small display, but the choice of lighting and controlled climate gave it almost a tropical feel. Nice and understated, just the way I like my seasonal stuff.


[…] Two days ago I lamented the fact I haven’t been good at sticking to my fall/winter base training plans and wondered aloud why I bailed on a hard but short trainer workout that evening. That was followed by a day in which I did not carve out enough time for my planned 5-8k run, nor my body weight strength routine, due to a team lunch and evening plans. […]

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