Sherer – Diane

“The sound of the bombs from the news went off in my head all night.” – Diane Sherer (April 15, 2013)

Posted on Sep 27, 2014 in 2013, F 50 - 54, Sherer - Diane, Texas

“The sound of the bombs from the news went off in my head all night.” – Diane Sherer (April 15, 2013)

It’s been more than a year since I ran in the 2013 Boston Marathon, and I am finally writing my story — before it’s too late and I forget. I have been running marathons since 2001, when I ran the White Rock Marathon in Dallas. I have since run more than a dozen or so – I lose track. I ran then because I loved to run. Boston was far from my mind. I had kids and work and life to deal with. I ran because it kept me sane. I ran because I loved to eat. I ran because it was my time to contemplate and talk to God (or running buddies!). My first Boston Qualifying time (BQ) was in 2010 and was...

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