Wellington Lake training swim- 2012

Hello and welcome to my blog. I’ve been wanting to start one for years, but kept putting it off, so hey, here we are.

First, if you want to look back at all the things I wrote during my cancer treatments, here is the link for that blog:

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The North Channel

My journey to the North Channel goes all the way back to 2011, when my good friend Craig Lenning became the first American to complete this swim. He was the 12th person to make it across the North Channel (his was the 16th swim, since legends Kevin Murphy and Alison Streeter had already racked up…

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Where I Stand

I don’t normally post or comment about politics. I have two reasons for this: First, I genuinely respect and value all people, regardless of beliefs, whether you agree with me or not. I think knowing and caring about people of differing opinions and backgrounds and ways of thinking is what adds color to our lives…

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Pinktober, from a different view

October is Breast Cancer Awareness month, in case you’ve been living under a rock for the last couple of decades. Before I was diagnosed with breast cancer in 2017, I thought I was doing my part: I ran in the Denver Race for the Cure pretty regularly for several years (even organizing large groups a…

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The most un-fun swim of all

I was just about two hours into my swim across Monterey Bay, and the conditions were perfect, with a positive forecast for the rest of the night. I was feeling strong and optimistic that I’d be able to finish off a swim that has intimidated me for years. A stray thought floated through my mind,…

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