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“I really don’t like this,” I said out loud, to myself, around mile 47. The Nevada heat was getting to me, my skin was turning a deep shade of red, and I was s-t-r-u-g-g-l-i-n-g. I was in the pain cave, but…

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“Wisdom is the reward you get for a lifetime of listening when you’d have preferred to talk.” ~ Doug Larson

“I wish she would shut up,” I thought to myself. I was sitting in a cold, grey hotel conference room with…

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I was very excited and more than a little caffeinated, so I bit my knuckle. Because I have not yet lost my teeth, biting my knuckle was more uncomfortable than I anticipated. “What are you doing?” said my friend. …

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Me in the Copper Canyon!

There is no easy way to describe my experience in the Copper Canyon. Whatever I write will inevitably fall a bit short. I only wish you could have been there to experience it with me.

I went for a race but…

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“What are you going to be for Halloween?” my friend asked me.

“Gone,” I replied. “I’ll be in Mexico, remember?”

Some people, like my friend, adore Halloween. The dressing up and going out. The parties and candy and elaborate drinks. Halloween…

Sarah McMahon

Eating Disorder Activist | Poet | Freelancer |Blogger IG: @the_prosiest email: sarahrose.writer@gmail.com

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