Tag Archives: breast cancer

$47,750

By | October 9, 2017

Hi, all. I wanted to drop you a note to thank you for all the support you’ve given me — and the Susan G Komen Foundation — over the last 10 years. When I started taking part in the Breast Cancer 3-Day back in 2008, I had no idea whether this would be a one-year thing for me… Read More »

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2017 Atlanta Susan G. Komen 3-Day

By | August 24, 2017

Hi, all. In October I’ll be taking part in the Komen 3-Day again (this time in Atlanta); this will be my 17th walk and my 25th event overall in the ten years I’ve been taking part. I’ve got the usual $2,300 to raise in order to take part. I’d be grateful to anyone who would be willing to… Read More »

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Embrace Your Inner Scumbag

By | November 10, 2016

I’m selling “Worst Person In The World” t-shirts as a fundraiser for next year’s Seattle Susan G Komen 3-Day walk. (I’ve got to raise $2,300 to take part in the event, a sixty-mile, three-day walk to raise funds for the fight against breast cancer.) The cost of each shirt includes approximately $20 for Susan G Komen. They make… Read More »

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Walking 60 Miles In Seattle

By | July 29, 2016

In September I’ll be walking 60 miles in 3 days as part of the 2016 Susan G. Komen 3-Day walk… a walk to raise funds for the fight against breast cancer. This is my 9th year taking part in the Susan G. Komen 3-Day walk series and this is my 26th walk overall. In order to take part,… Read More »

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Corgis

By | October 6, 2015

Random anecdote: I recently walked the 2015 Seattle Susan G. Komen 3-Day​, a 60-mile walk to raise funds for the fight against breast cancer. While en route walking the streets of Seattle and Redmond and Bellevue and so on, I happened upon the usual numbers of dogs one is likely to encounter while in an urban and suburban… Read More »

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Walking in Seattle

By | September 16, 2015

My birthday is Sunday, September 20, 2015. In theory, I could spend my special day doing pretty much anything: relaxing in front of the television, climbing a mountain, or doing whatever my 48-year-old heart desired. I will spend it walking the final twenty miles of the 2015 Seattle Susan G. Komen 3-Day, a sixty-mile walk to raise funds… Read More »

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