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Aspergers

My brain is wired just a little differently than most folks. I see patterns in everything. I am picky about language, and tend to be literal. I get sensory overload easily, and the things that overload my senses the most are almost always man-made. This is why I love the wide open space and relative quiet of the mountains. This is why I love to run.

Sandias at Sunset

Watermelon Mountains

I am sitting in a kitchen on the edge of Albuquerque, New Mexico, looking out the window at the Sandia Mountains. It …

Salton Sea Stop

Running with Aspergers, Pt 2

A few weeks before Black Canyon 100K, race director Jamil Coury let me know that they’d extended the cut-off to 18 hours, …

Jussi Hamalainen & Garry Curry, mile 6. Garry's last AC100.

Ashes: AC100 2014 Race Report

Friday morning, 9am, August 1, sitting in my driveway waiting for a ride out to Wrightwood. I’m writing in a list notebook …