Today’s 14 miles – check! Last run of the year, and it’s over. Felt good overall. This will (assuming tomorrow goes as planned) be my first 40 mile week in a long time.
910 miles in the books for 2022, which sounds high but isn’t really compared to many (including myself – I had at least 2 >2000 mi years back in the day). Most of the miles were concentrated in the second half of the year:
VO2 max as measured by watch:
Books read: 47 (2020 –> 50; 2021 –> 48. I am pretty consistent . . .). 2022 books page is here if you’d like links to each title + the full list!
A Psalm for the Wild Built by Becky Chambers (Monk & Robot 1) // A Prayer for the Crown-Shy by Becky Chambers (Monk & Robot #2)
People We Meet On Vacation by Emily Henry
The Great Believers by Rebecca Makkai
Sea of Tranquility by Emily St John Mandel
Lessons in Chemistry by Bonnie Garmus
The Hotel Nantucket by Elin Hilderbrand
Remarkably Bright Creatures by Shelby Van Pelt
The Book of Form and Emptiness by Ruth Ozeki
The Swimmers by Julia Otsuka (finished yesterday – warning, do not read if you do not want to sob hysterically)
NONFICTION / MEMOIR
Tranquility by Tuesday by Laura Vanderkam
You Are Not a Shitty Parent by Carla Naumberg
I’m Glad My Mom Died by Jeanette McCurdy (Amazon / Bookshop)
Work Parent Thrive by Yael Schonbrun
Ted Lasso (S1 + S2)
Various cult documentaries (The Vow), LulaRich, plus Inventing Anna
Sex Lives of College Girls (S1)
White Lotus (S1 + 2)
Handmaid’s Tale (S1 + half of 2)
The Good Place (few episodes but I want to watch more!)
Basically just a lot of Taylor Swift, All Songs Considered, and the Top Hits playlist on Apple Music. Not a bad triad!
On to 2023! I predict more running, slightly more reading, and hopefully another season of White Lotus!!