so, this past weekend I had a group of people gather in the chilly morning Sunday air to have a couple hours of free ChiRunning Instruction… given by yours truly. As some of you know, I took the training in October 2008, and have been on a (slow) path to getting certified. I wanted to [...]
I'm not Catholic, but for almost 20 years now I've celebrated the forty days and forty nights of Lent. It's a time of year when some Christians give up something for forty days to represent the forty days before the Crucifixion when Jesus went into the desert and fought off the temptations of the Devil.
When I was growing up I used to really feel for the kids that had to give up something they liked to do, or liked to eat or whatever they were most attached to. I mean, geez… six weeks is a long time to go without. But, since I've adopted this practice as an adult, I have not only seen it's value, I actually look forward to it every year.