I have been told that in order to increase (and sustain) blog readership, short(er) more frequent posts are best. My problem with that is severalfold: a) I am, on the whole, long-winded; b) I tend to subscribe to the quality over quantity school of thought, which runs counter to web culture’s bedrock of instant gratification ; and c) I don’t have time. But I am determined to try to make this work, dammit. So here it goes:
Last Sunday Jeremy ran in the George Washington Parkway Classic 5k. I dropped him off at 6:45 in the morning, and by 7 was installed on a bench on the edge of the Potomac drinking coffee and reading the Atlantic. Janet and Rachel joined me around 8, as did the sun.
My camera totally sucks (which should in no way diminish the speed with which Jeremy zoomed past us) so this is the next shot I got:
Then finally, by 9am, here we were celebrating and discussing breakfast plans:
Hurrah for Jeremy, short(ish) posts, and Spring!