Race Report: Annie Oakley Sprint Triathlon 2016

(I apologize if pictures aren’t formatted correctly. Although I have edited them, they seem to show up strangely on some devices. If you know how to fix this, please let me know.)  Well, I’m quite late on this race report (the race was in late June..), but there is no time like the present! This race wasRead more

Race Report: Zoom Through the Zoo 4 Miler 2015

This was a great way to spend my Thursday night! This race is a part of the M-Town Race Series, but I was unable to sign up for the whole thing due to work. The race was at 6:30 PM, so I headed over after work. The start is pretty close to my apartment (aRead more

Book Review: Americanah by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

In January, I read Americanah by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie. This book was also recommended to me by a co-worker, although it was a different co-worker than who recommended Born to Run. Here is the Amazon summary of Americanah: “Ifemelu and Obinze are young and in love when they depart military-ruled Nigeria for the West. Beautiful,Read more

Race Report: Rebel Man Sprint Triathlon 2015

This is a little late… but better late than never, I suppose! On April 12, 2015 I competed in my second triathlon ever: the Rebel Man Sprint Triathlon in Oxford, MS. This race consisted of a 440 m pool swim, 22k bike, and 5.5k run. It is a smaller race, with a limit of 400Read more