Releasing Endorphins

As you may know, I an co-founder of a web 2.0 start-up called Touchstone. Recently in a skype chat, my partner (and close friend

Chris Saad says: im glad to see ur in such a good mood latley btw 🙂
Chris Saad says: i think the walks must be releasing endorphins 🙂

Got me thinking…I am in a good mood today…maybe the walks are releasing endorphins? I always thought that whole “drugs from exercise” thing was bullshit – maybe not? Perhaps there is some science about it. I am reluctant to wikipedia this, but maybe things are going well at the moment.

It’s good to feel happy.

Definition of Feeling Good

I was walking today and wondering if my recent mood was elevated by the desire to be thin and the action elected to resolve it. Is this what people mean about feeling good? Still I think there must be some sort of positive results from my efforts, although at the moment is doesnt much feel like it.

Choosing to do something about your weight and self-image is a very confronting thing. Being forced to face the demons you carry and to write about it is, well, it feels disturbing. There are many parts of me I actally hate, and I am trying to excise them as I would a tumor. I hope “good” prevails.

I did however, learn a valuable leson tonight – wear shoes. I descided to try bare foot as the shoes i have are not really the best for activity. Right now i am in bed and feet feel like they are on fire. Rubbed raw from the concret and bitchumen.