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Photo 101, Final Day: Triumph, best shared

Today’s Photo 101 assignment asked us to capture an image of triumph. I went to the files for one of my favorite vicarious triumphs — one of my sons completing his first half-marathon, in 2011. I snagged the above shot … Continue reading

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Photo 101, Day 4: Bliss is in the eye of the beholder

Today’s assignment: Choose an image that represents bliss. I took this photo last September during an early morning run training for the Columbus Marathon.┬áThat’s when I’m happiest — outside in nature, running, in shape and with a goal in sight.

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‘God bless Kyle’ and other moments from 2013

“Irish Investigations” has awakened my passion for writing and for telling stories that matter. Starting and feeding this blog has rekindled my spirit and my optimism. Along the way, I’ve met some people who are truly inspiring, and I’ve gotten … Continue reading

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‘Running with the Angels’ in Columbus, Ohio

It’s a time-honored tradition at marathons for spectators to hold up signs to motivate runners pounding out 26.2 miles on foot. The signs range from clever to irreverent, and usually get a smile from otherwise exhausted participants. All that was … Continue reading

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