Running On Icy Roads

Self Portrait of Author

A few years ago I started running. It has been one of the better decisions I have made in my life. If the weather is bad I do not shy away. If it is 34 degrees Fahrenheit and raining I get excited. I will ask other runners I know if they ran today, hoping that they say no and that they will ask me if I went out.

It has been snowing and icy here in Indiana so I finally re-signed up for a gym membership. I sat in my car before…