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Training Plan Review: Jack Daniels' 2Q 18-Week Marathon Plan

 •  Filed under running

This post was originally written for r/AdvancedRunning. Plan Information What? Jack Daniels 18-Week 2Q Marathon Plan From? Daniels' Running Formula, Third Edition Goal Race: Manitoba Marathon (June 18) Tune-Up Races: May 7th (HM) and May 28th (20k) Website: Reference: Chapter 14: 2Q Program,

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May Race Reports

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I ran two races in May and posted my race reports to r/AdvancedRunning, a subreddit where I hang out online. It was a good month for training and racing! Enjoy. Race information What? Winnipeg Police Service Half-Marathon When? May 7, 2017 How far? 21.1 kilometres Where? Winnipeg, MB

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iPad Workflow for Updating Grav Website through GitHub

 •  Filed under web tinkery, posts

Through my day job, I'm regularly exposed to innovative work happening in educational technology and open educational resources. Some of the time, a project peaks my curiousity enough that I can't help but dabble in the technology myself. This led me to setting up a Grav install of an "online

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Music I Liked in January

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In my year in review, I mentioned that I want to listen to more music in 2017. It's been some time since I've kept up with current albums from bands I like, but anticipating new music is a familiar experience for me. I'm happy to report that this subtle change

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What is Total Noise? And why does it matter?

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Let's start with a question: What's worse, "fake news" or the inability to think? It's not a rhetorical Q. The answer seems obvious. Yet one look at the internet and you'd think that "fake news" is a new phenomenon responsible for society's collapse. Meanwhile, public support for the humanities, whose

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My 2016 in Media and Culture: A Year in Review

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One of my quirks is an obsession with trying to perfect my "media diet." I've written before about the problem of Total Noise and how it affects our world in countless ways. As we close the book on 2016 and look forward to 2017, it's something I continue thinking about

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2016, meet 2017

 •  Filed under self, posts

When I first moved this blog over to Ghost, I had ambitions to write more and put more of my stuff on the web. After all, what's the value of controlling and owning your own domain without building a productive space for writing and thinking? Alas, like most side-projects, nothing

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