Monthly Archives: March 2011

Cisco Rocks!

It’s official: my application to get Children’s Hospital of Boston on the list of Cisco-approved charitable organizations for the Cisco Matching Gifts program has been accepted! Hurrah! That means Cisco will match any and all employee donations made to my … Continue reading

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Purrrfect Day at the Black Cat

Bet you’re glad the Black Cat 20-Miler is over, so I’ll deep-six the wicked wordplay and stop driving you batty. 😉 Here’s the final nail in the coffin: A coven of 612 registered runners (224 in the 20-Mile version plus 388 in … Continue reading

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Crossing the Black Cat’s Path

It’s 5:10 a.m. as I write this, and I am literally off to the races! Today at 8 a.m. I’ll run my first-ever 20-miler…20 freaking miles, all in one fell swoop! It sounds fantasically insane, the Black Cat 20 Miler … Continue reading

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My Hopkinton Patch Dispatches

I am positively tickled pink that a local news site has asked me to blog for them from now until Marathon Monday. Why the Hopkinton Patch would choose me instead of some real runner like, oh, say, Robert Kiprono Cheruiyot, Teyba … Continue reading

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