The Power Within

In an earlier post this summer, I wrote about my struggles to accomplish a pull-up. Recently, I've gotten strong enough to do assisted pull-ups, in which my daughter supports my feet or ankles as I haul myself high enough to get my chin over the bar. Last week, I didn't seem to need her support… Continue reading The Power Within

Help! I’m trying to do a pull-up and I can’t get up!

Remember that commercial in which an elderly woman who had fallen to the floor cried, "Help! I've fallen and I can't get up!" Well, I can sort of relate to her these days. Not that I've fallen down recently, but I've been trying to get up, by doing a pull-up. And it seems as distant… Continue reading Help! I’m trying to do a pull-up and I can’t get up!

Old Soul Quotes: Strength

It is God that girdeth me with strength, and maketh my way perfect. - Psalm 18:32 Behold, God is my salvation; I will trust, and not be afraid: for the Lord Jehovah is my strength and my song; he also is become my salvation. - Isaiah 12:2 I have one desire now - to live a life of reckless abandon… Continue reading Old Soul Quotes: Strength