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The Road to Recovery

I stood there for I don’t know how long, staring at the front door of my own house. My shrimping boots had given up days before, but that didn’t matter as the rising lake water engulfed me and our home. My body was numb. My

 
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New Year’s Revolution

For 2014, I chose a new way to start New Year’s Day. I ran the Black-Eyed Pea run. It’s a long-standing tradition for a lot of the runners here. But I never have participated. I guess this year I just wanted to do something a

 
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A season of transitions

Change is in the air. There is no denying it. Here in north Louisiana, the temperatures and humidity have slipped out of the triple digits and settled in the 90s. And if you put your ear to the ground, that sound you will hear is

 
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Up for the challenge

I took about six weeks off from running shortly after completing my marathon. I was nursing a little tendinitis in my left ankle. I haven’t suffered a serious injury running yet, and I would like to keep it that way. Coincidentally, I took six weeks

 
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Study adds to weighty discussion

I was so surprised when I read this story the other day that I nearly dropped my cheeseburger falling out of my chair. A government study, one we paid for, now suggests that people who are overweight are less likely to die in any given period

 
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