Day 35 of Streaking into the New Year it poured rain most of the day. Mid morning, the downpour let up some, and I ran out the door to run 2.35 miles (3.78 km) beneath dark, rainy skies. I did not feel the joy.
Day 36 of Streaking into the New Year the skies cleared up. But I had no gas, as in gasoline. Well, I had just enough gas to drive the boys to school and get to work and back. I didn’t have enough to drive to even close-by trails. So, I ran out the door, onto the pavement once again. And it wasn’t so bad. I really needed this run – let’s call it a “Mental Health” run. I got to thinking as I ran all over the place and into the next town and back, about all the great things I see when I run. Sure, trails are awesome, majestic actually. But I see lots of fine things running the roads too.
I ran 10.81 miles (17.40 km) today, and these are just a smidgen of the interesting things I saw as I ran about the locale:
Running back through El Camino Real Park:
Los Rios District: