― My ROW80 update post will come tomorrow... a day late, but for good reason. ∙ Today I participated in and finished (2:45---it's a start!) my first half marathon. My knee is screaming, but the sense of accomplishment I feel is worth every second of pain. That being said, I sure am thankful for Advil. ∙ A special thanks to my sister, Tara, and friends, Tricia and Siobhan, for taking that journey with me! ∙ To make this an even more special day, a fellow author reviewed [...].