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Terri O. Patient Expert

California
I've been running for three years, and I ran a marathon for charity (Leukemia and Lymphoma Society) in 2008. Right now, I prefer the shorter distances and am working on speed by attending track sessions once a week with the Merrimack Valley Striders. My favorite "longer" distance is the... Full Bio
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Forrest Gump Anonymous, Season 2, Indoor Track Session 1!! by Terri O. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Running For those of you loyal folks out there who have been reading my blog for a while now, you know that I ran indoor track last year with my running group.  You might have b ... Read on »
The guy from Scotland made me do it by Terri O. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Running I got into work today and one of my colleagues (who is a beginning runner himself, I am glad and proud to say) asked me if I’d run today. He knows I’m a die-hard, I gues ... Read on »
Snow running and loving it by Terri O. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Running We got our second snowstorm of the year – but personally I didn’t really count the first one. And even this one, while it created tons of havoc, didn’t leave a ton of sn ... Read on »
Jolly Jaunt 5K Race Report, My New PR! by Terri O. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Running Jolly Jaunt's many running shoes! 25:40!!!!  25:40!!  I finally did it – I finally met one of my goals for this year, in running a 5K race somewhere in the 25s! ... Read on »
Feaster Five, Road Race Report by Terri O. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Running November was an unusual month, but in a good way. My brother lives in NYC, and usually we only see each other every few months, or even less. (Part of it is due to my av ... Read on »
Random awesomeness from 32North by Terri O. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Running I am so far behind on posting, it’s not even funny. A few weeks ago, I got an unexpected, but very nice message on Facebook from someone with a company called 32Nort ... Read on »
Been busy; am in PA for the Philly marathon by Terri O. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Running I just talked to my brother this morning and found out he’s taking a later train so I’ve got a few minutes to write up a quick post.  Just to let you all  know, I’m not ... Read on »
If it’s Sunday, it’s a race report (Baypath Humane Society 5K) by Terri O. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Running I feel like lately I’ve only got time to jump on here when I have a race report to post. Well, better than never, huh?  (BTW, I may not have race reports for the next fe ... Read on »
Paddy’s Pub Road Race/Shillelagh Shuffle, race report by Terri O. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Running Today we ran in, well, how can I put this, ok, how about using the word “slop?” That’s what it was. Cold, raw, rainy, slop. Not downpours, thank God, but I’d say steady ... Read on »
Looking forward to tomorrow’s 3 mile race by Terri O. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Running After last week’s face plant/yard sale run, I’m looking forward to tomorrow.  Lis, my running partner from last year,and now friend, and good luck charm, is running it w ... Read on »
Tufts Health Plan 10K, race report (PR!) by Terri O. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Running I cannot believe it’s been two weeks since my last post. I don’t think that’s happened on this blog, ever. Ok, resolve to never do that again! I have to preface th ... Read on »
Ran the Mass Komen Race for a Cure in Boston today with Gibtown! by Terri O. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Running   Luckily for me, Chris is in town for two weeks, for work, so we ran the Race for a Cure 5K this morning in downtown Boston. Except for the sun, it was perfect w ... Read on »
Decided to not race tomorrow by Terri O. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Running I’ve run a total of 4 times in the past two weeks, and tomorrow would have made it 5. You all know this is just not like me. But I’ve not felt myself over the past two w ... Read on »
Putting things into perspective by Terri O. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Running I’ve been feeling a bit worn down the past several days, and I know it’s from stress. I’ve tried to get a lot of sleep over the weekend, and only today decided I’d try t ... Read on »
Felt a bit like Forrest Gump; my cheap forms of therapy by Terri O. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Running I originally wrote this post on Monday and then my computer had Internet problems so I didn’t get to publish it immediately, and then was so busy this week at work, when ... Read on »
Running for the joy of it lately (and with Ruthie!) by Terri O. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Running Not much blogging lately. Sorry. Trying to find a balance between crazy-busy work (but busy in a mostly good way), freelance work, time with Bill and the animals, and ru ... Read on »
Today was a good day by Terri O. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Running My mom asked me the other night when we spoke on the phone, “when are you going to write on the internet so I know what’s going on?”   So, Mom, this one’s for you… H ... Read on »
I have missed blogging by Terri O. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Running I really have, over the past few weeks. And I’ve missed reading everyone else’s. I have been feeling a bit disconnected. But over the past few days, I ran again, in the ... Read on »
I’m not dead by Terri O. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Running I’ve just been extremely busy this past week since coming back from vacation. And I’ve taken a short break from running. Just for a few days because I was feeling burnt ... Read on »
Busy, busy, busy, now off to PA! by Terri O. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Running As if you couldn’t tell by the fact that I have not blogged in over a week, or been able to read many of your other blogs, I’ve been busy!! Getting up some mornings and ... Read on »