On July 1st, I registered for the Colfax Marathon in Denver, Colorado. Since then, I have been training full bore to get in marathon shape. When I first started training, I envisioned that I would start writing again on a biweekly basis. In my head, this marathon was supposed to…


This is part two of a four part series. If you missed the first part, you can read that here.

The purpose of this series is to get back to more consistent writing. It is also to help me better understand my relationship with running, a relationship that is always…


My latest series is going to be exploring why I fell in love with running. There are a few goals to go along with this series. First, I want to start writing more again. Writing is a creative pursuit for me and creative pursuits are always worth the time. They…


Me watching a sunset in Hawaii last month. To me, it represents reflecting on where you are in life. That’s what this piece of writing is about.

Since the pandemic started, here are some things in my life that have decreased: miles run, writing, reading, and spending time with the people I love.

Since the pandemic started, here are some things in my life that have increased: anxiety, drinking, apathy, and time spent doomscrolling.

This situation is…


This picture is not from this summer but it is a dope picture of me my friend Sandra took of me. I have not yet used it for clout on the internet so I’m using it here.

Last summer I wrote a piece called Eight Quotes of the Summer. It was a fun piece to write so I wanted to write a similar piece at the end of this summer.

Looking at these quotes I make myself reflect back on the things I learned and thought about…


How many miles a week do you run? How long is your longest run? What is your diet like? How many hours of sleep do you get a night? How are you fueling on race and long runs?

These five questions are just an example of what people ask when…


Picture of me racing from the summer.

It’s October 20th, 2019. That date is important to me for two reasons.

The first reason is because today the Rock n Roll Denver half marathon was run. It is a race I love. I ran my first half marathon there two years ago. I ran 1:20:15, which at the…


As my summer comes to an end, I am taking some time to reflect on it. I am including this photo because it is by far my favorite from this summer. I also think it captures what it is like to reflect on life.

My summer is coming to an end. I had a lot of fun this summer but I also wanted to learn this summer. Or I at least wanted to learn things about the world that I could apply to my life.

With that in mind, I took a note on…


It’s a cool photo with running cause I write about running.

Read this quote today and wanted to share:

“Growing up, we run. But at some point in your running career you have to ask yourself why are you actually doing this? Is it because you’re good at it or is it because running is something that is deeply important to…


Taken from Cherry Creek Sneak, April 28, 2019

This photo sums up exactly how my race last Sunday went. I ran 1:03:27 for ten miles and finished 8th. Last month I wrote that my goal for this race was to run under 59 minutes and be top 10. While I was top 10, it would be wrong to…

Tucker Horan

Just a guy who runs and tries to do some writing

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