What started as a simple project of changing the lighting of my front porch ended up being an awakening on how I could best deal with my personality quirks.
An unsuspecting trip downtown turned me into a runner. My family and I were navigating the downtown traffic and the roads were closed for the Milwaukee Lakefront Marathon. We stopped to watch the runners and I was enthralled by the electric atmosphere of the race. I observed the participants’ strides and noticed the determination in their faces. I thought, why not me?