The wonderful things I find while running

The weather has been so humid and hot! I haven’t felt like running, but I made myself go yesterday. Afterwards I was so glad I went. I felt great. I run because it makes me feel good, not just physically but mentally. It’s a break from life, where I can get lost in my thoughts or whatever audiobook or podcast I’m listening to. It motivates me.

Often I see things I would never notice if I was driving by. I’ll stop and take photos. Many of those photos become paintings. Here are a few:

This slideshow requires JavaScript.


9 thoughts on “The wonderful things I find while running

  1. Beautiful pics, Eileen! Our lives can get so busy, but we have to find time to stop and smell the roses and just be aware of the beauty that often goes unnoticed… Thanks for sharing! 🙂

  2. WOWZA! So enjoyed your beautiful photos! I used to enjoy running too! Then I got arthritis in my hips. Thanks for letting me tag along on your run! 😊😊😊

  3. I hate running…HATE, but if I was being chased I could run, slowly. haha….My escape is biking so totally understand the mental need and I never regret it….even if it is a bit of a struggle to get motivated to get out there. Good for you and thanks for sharing!

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s