Herculean Labors

People watch the Olympics for two sports: swimming (how many medals can we conceivably give Michael Phelps before is neck breaks), and gymnastics - because there's nothing more exciting to a sedentary society than undersized teenagers doing flips and twirls on equipment the rest of us would fall off of immediately. Recently, someone tweeted a … Continue reading Herculean Labors

The Exercise of Godliness

"I am going to faint." That was basically my first thought as I sat gasping for breath on the bathroom floor. I'd started a new 30-min workout regimen and got seven minutes in before nearly passing out. That's when I dragged myself into the bathroom and sat against the wall for 5 minutes. Yes, I … Continue reading The Exercise of Godliness