Thursday, January 17, 2013

Early morning....

Our friend in Marfa, Monte Riggs, recently moved to the region from Houston.  A long-time runner, it took some time to adjust to a difference in altitude and running conditions, but eventually found new inspiration in the natural beauty of the area.

"Waves of sparrows or chickadees in silhouette against the bright morning sunlight break away before me, launching themselves from the tall grasses and creosote bush to scatter across the road ahead of me, their flight pattern a rhythm of rising and falling just above the tops of the grasses surfing on the slowly warming air." 

Read the entire post on "One Foot in Front of the Other," a blog for newbies to fitness.

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