I wrote a story back in January, when I was in training for a wilderness trek in Japan. Boy, that got yanked away so fast!
But there’s a clip in it that your story reminded me about. A character getting into running. I’ve never seen the movie, but the clip makes me chuckle.
I Misjudged You. I’m Not Perfect. Buy the Box; You’ll Like It.
Making a life change? Get real, or get out of the way.