Pilgrimage

pilgrim 1. a person who journeys, especially a long distance, to some sacred place as an act of religious devotion 2. a traveler or wanderer, especially in a foreign place. 3. An idiot who looks like they just got off the boat and haven’t a clue as to where they are. (Urban Dictionary) Barcelona Marathon is now only a few days away, and my training has been erratic at best.  My regime that is yet to go viral in Hollywood, consists of … Continue reading Pilgrimage

Between the Pasta Party and the Post-Marathon BBQ

Tomorrow it’s the Lima Marathon – for those to whom such things matter – ‘el maratón’, which is to be distinguished from ‘la maratón’. The English translation could be ‘the marathon’ vs “a marathon” in quotation marks*, i.e. the actual official distance of 42.195 km vs whatever distance some deceived marketing department has decided to call a marathon. No, … Continue reading Between the Pasta Party and the Post-Marathon BBQ