I’m running again but I haven’t really been running much lately.
After a pretty successful 10K race last month, I haven’t been running as much as I have wanted to in preparation for my “real comeback race” — Beat The Bridge 8K.
I guess since I know I can run a 10K, I know I’ll be able to complete an 8K.
It’s just, running doesn’t feel completely the same since I still continue to have off and on knee pain and aches.
I ran into a former coworker last week and she enthusiastically said “You’re running again!” Yes, I guess based on my social media posts, I am in fact running again.
I’ll take this upcoming 8K easy. After all, I also have this ingrown toenail situation I am trying to fix. Yesterday it hurt so bad that I couldn’t even run! I went back home after 30 seconds of running — yes, less than one minute! I immediately soaked my feet so that the nail would be softer to cut, and I attempted to “undo” the ingrown toenail.
Well, I made it worse. So, now I’m walking around my office in my Birkenstocks since it’s a bit uncomfortable to wear close-toed shoes.
Anyway, enough about my gross nail.
That’s the update for now … running, but not running, but sort of running.