Tag Archives: wisdom

Boundaries

My farm running project begins today at Mitchell Ledge Farm in Freeport. More specifically, the running piece begins; the planning has been underway for months. Since I started running a few years ago, I’ve been hoping to come up with … Continue reading

Posted in Art, Running | Tagged , , , , , | 3 Comments

Firsts

I ran my first 10k yesterday in the annual Sea Dog Dash for Independence in Brunswick, Maine. It was a cool and rainy morning—perfect for staying comfortable on a long run. My aim was to maintain something under 8:30 minutes … Continue reading

Posted in Art, Running | Tagged , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Vigilance and Intentionality

Yesterday, I was among the 500,000 people who trekked to Boston to see the marathon. Rousing myself at 5:30, I packed up supplies and hit the road, stopping in Portland to pick up my friend, Rick. The day was perfect for … Continue reading

Posted in Marathon, Running | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 6 Comments

Behind a Stack of Books with No Arms

  I’m currently teaching Self as Subject, a painting seminar that I designed last spring. It’s a seminar that explores ways in which art has been/can be a vehicle for exploring identity. A few weeks ago I did a quick … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , | 2 Comments

Taking Risks

If the Hat Doesn’t Fit… The Third Annual Portland Brewer’s Holiday Dash at RiRa was a fun event, in spite of the fact that I was not pulled together at all! It was a bitterly cold day, and after debating … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | 2 Comments

I’m Making Art Right Now

The Long View On Thursday, after 2 weeks off, I hit the Whiskeag Trail in Bath for a 25 minute run with Oliver (a very happy post-run Ollie is pictured above). My hip was stiff but the run felt great. On … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , | 4 Comments