• The Return To Taper Town.

    It’s sunny and cool here in Taper Town (finally). Typically during the two weeks prior to the marathon, I endure taper madness, which includes (and is not limited to) over-eating decadent indulgences (the plate of my copy editor’s famous cookies are rapidly depleting), bouts of sadness and/or anger, calculating and then recalculating my marathon playlist (I must make sure this tune is playing along the Queensboro Bridge), and not sleeping. And when there is sleeping, it’s restless and filled with marathon nightmares. Rewinding back to the two weeks before Wineglass marathon, and I had those same feelings. Thankfully (keeping my fingers crossed), I haven’t had too much of that this…