Sprained Ankle – Again!?!?

Feeling bummed at this point. I sprained the same ankle yesterday, Aug 6, on the same trail. It was 2 weeks ago when the first one happened. It was recovering well, well, until yesterday. And this one looks and feels worse. The swelling is not getting down. It’s harder to walk. A slight twist causes discomfort. Also when the heel makes contact to the ground. In two months, I will have my first 100 miler. Is this now in jeopardy? Still trying to find a positive twist with this situation. With this, perhaps I’ll find out I have Wolverine’s healing … Continue reading Sprained Ankle – Again!?!?

Jury Duty – An Unexpected Experience

Have you ever been summoned to serve as a juror? Have you ever been selected to serve as a juror? What was your reaction when you received the summons? How was your experience when you were selected and served as a juror? I received a summons to serve as a juror, and on July 31, 2017, I was selected to serve as one. When I received the summons, I said, “Oh Crap”. It was not something I welcomed. And I believe I am not the only one with this kind of initial reaction. Before I go into my experience, let me … Continue reading Jury Duty – An Unexpected Experience

Escarpment Trail – DNS

July 30, 2017. Escarpment Trail Run. I was registered to run. DNS (Did Not Start). But no regrets. I sprained my left ankle last Saturday, July 22. It’s healing well, so far. Applying cold treatment and ankle brace daily. Doing regular walks for a week, hobbling at first and getting better each day. Hoping to become a-ok for the race. Undecided to do the race until the very last minute. My friend, Jun, and I still went to the North-South Lake Campground on Saturday, July 29, for an overnight stay. We hiked on Saturday, testing my foot if it can … Continue reading Escarpment Trail – DNS