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Have I mentioned that I love my job? It hardly seems fair that while my friends are waiting on tables, or working at the marina, yesterday afternoon I "had" to go see the movie Bernie for MyNorth.com. It was noon and the sun was at its peak, and I was glad to escape in to the dark and cool Lars Hockstead, where the vintage school furnishings (the auditorium is part of Central Grade School, which was built in the early twenties) were oddly appropriate for the funerary themed…Continue
"Alone?" My fellow intern Eliza and I looked at each other in dismay as the word hung in the air before us, taking up too much space in our small office.
"Yes you guys are going to the movies alone, that way we can maximize the number of films seen by MyNorth staffers." Our supervisor/ writing guru Lindsey said. "It'll be fun!"
In college, there really isn't much that you do alone. We share rooms, bathrooms, sorority functions, study nooks, eat, blow off steam and work out…Continue
No matter how slowly they are going, never ever call a runner a jogger. We take it very personally. In fact, going slowly can be made into a good thing- we're just "pacing" ourselves for the obviously forthcoming burst of blinding speed at the end of the race. Maybe.
I was definitely "pacing" myself last week, while on a training run down Peninsula Drive. In just six short days, my roommate Taylor and I will be competing in the Bayshore Marathon 10k. Held on the Saturday of…Continue