Yakkstr

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I aspire, I desire, I acquire ~ Mens sana in corpore sano

Hello!
Just a quick post for now, and will come back again to make a proper post! My laptop gave up on me after Berlin marathon. It was only recently that P was able to see if my hard drive could be put in his laptop. Luckily K's laptop, which he gave
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last by mimi54 over 1 year ago
Finish Line!
Yesss, I did it! :)From a 5K to a FULL MARATHON - 42.195 kms: 26.21 miles :D in the span of 13 months!!! Thanks uni for the blogs in SC!!!
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last by paper over 1 year ago
Berlin: 42 Days Until 42 (Day 3)
3 Days to Berlin Marathon! Currently, I am clearing, clearing, clearing that I can do some packing, packing, packing! But as usual what I am doing is procrastinating, procrastinating,
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last by paper over 1 year ago
Berlin: 42 FOR 42 kms
22 Days to Berlin!!! VERY NERVOUS but I am determined to still run it even if my body might only bring me 3/4 of the way. I'm behind my training, and I know I begun too early to take on this challenge...but I will see that I do the best I can, a
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last by feather over 1 year ago
[[[Breathe]]]
11:01 Thursday 31st of August, 2012 I'm a bit overwhelmed with life at the moment, and I know it's better to simply state how I am feeling in words, than carry the emotion around me, imprison the pressure within... Si
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Quick Update
00:42 Monday, 27th of August As much as I want to continue doing the 42 FOR 42 here, I have to admit defeat. :( It's an effort to do it elsewhere, and I am just glad so far I am not standing in my own way of doing it regulary because it
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last by paper over 1 year ago
Pause in Between
Friday 24th of August, 2012 I'm tired. Plain and simple. I am adjusting my sleeping pattern again, and it's making me dizzy and moody. sigggggghhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhh You know
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last by paper over 1 year ago
Berlin: 42 FOR 42 kms (Day 39)
Day 39 22nd of August, 2012 39 Days to Berlin: #bridgerunner Adventures Continues!
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Berlin: Berlin: 42 FOR 42 kms (Day 40)
Day 40 21st of August, 2012
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Berlin: Berlin: 42 FOR 42 kms (Day 41)
Day 41 20th of August, 2012 In my previous post, I shared that I won a Nike+ Sportswatch with GPS. It's almost two weeks since then, and I a
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Amsterdam, Berlin...next stop: NYC
It seems so natural, so normal to say I live near Amsterdam, ran races there. Now counting down the days to my first full marathon in Berlin, a city I fell in love with when I was a child, under very strange circumstances - while reading about WW II.
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last by paper over 1 year ago
Berlin: 42 FOR 42 kms (Day 42)
Day 42 19th of August, 2012 A quick post! Yup, I am still at it with running, and still obsess with counting down milestones like: my first ever full marathon! I still obsess with doing things perfectly OR not at
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last by paper over 1 year ago
As My 1st Runniversary approaches...
Still can't sleep so I think I'll just ramble on about running. :) 4:01 In 11 Months of Being a Runner Part 1 I documented what races and fun
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last by paper over 1 year ago
2:22
Slept too early, today. Woke up very awake at a time "normal" people are turning in for the night. Now, I sit here pretty much thinking it would be reasonable to lie down, close my eyes and meditate myself to dreamland. But I can't.
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11 Months of Being a Runner Part 1
I am too sleepy and tired to make a proper blog but I need to distract myself from some thoughts, and many details are over-flowing in my head, so I thought I might as well save it as a blog, and in the process get rid of my unnecessary anxiety buildin
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last by paper over 1 year ago
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Finish Line!
*shared - almost 1 am here... -_- need to sleep and go read the rest
paper commented over 1 year ago on
Finish Line!
Awww THANK YOU, lovely yakksters! :) Love you guys!!! Can you believe it that I forgot I already shares some Berlin Marathon pics and video clip here! hahaha All the blood is leaving my brain and getting blocked in my running read the rest
paper commented over 1 year ago on
Hello!
THANKS ME read the rest
paper commented over 1 year ago on
Finish Line!
This post is dedicated to *uni*, who reminded me of a dream, when I almost gave up on it!!! I love you, soulsistah! You made a difference in my life. read the rest
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Fly By Blog
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lost friendship....
*queenie* - I agree with what *destinydiva* wrote. Letting go is a lesson I had a hard time learning. Not only letting go of old behaviour patterns, or places, mostly of people. The more we hold on to some people in our lives, the more we hold on read the rest
paper commented over 1 year ago on
hey yakkstr :-)
Yay! :) I've always loved reading your blogs, and as you know by now I mostly lurked. hihihi (((huggies))) So funny we are here at the same time, and this blog is soooo fresh ...both symbolically and read the rest
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Berlin: 42 Days Until 42 (Day 3)
Thanks, wombie & queenie!!! I'll be bringing you in my thoughts as I run the 42 kms in Berlin. Love you lovely ladies, my soulsistaaaaaaaaaaaahs! read the rest
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Berlin: 42 Days Until 42 (Day 3)
16.54 Thursday read the rest
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Berlin: 42 FOR 42 kms
*You can do it*, feather {{{{{{{{{{{{{shaking pom pom}}}}}}}}}}}}} Sending you MASSIVE positive read the rest