Part 9 – Rachel Draws Blood…

‘I’m toning up!’ She realized With a familiar monotony, Rachel lathered up her legs and reached through the shower curtain for the razor. Her mind was still elsewhere when she felt the first nick of the blade and the sharp sting of a soapy cut. She...

Part 8 – What’s this?…

It looks more like I’m gaining weight!? Rachel’s first experience of DOMS (Delayed Onset Muscle Soreness) was quite a surprise. It seemed well-deserved to take four days rest before jogging again, which she did, only to discover that painkillers and...

Part 7 – Are Those My Thighs?!!

Damn, I’m fat’!! Rachel’s first experience of DOMS (Delayed Onset Muscle Soreness) was quite a surprise. It seemed well-deserved to take four days rest before jogging again, which she did, only to discover that painkillers and slouching or; couching,...

Part 6 – Someone Overdoes It…

Rachel slept like a log but when she woke up, the morning after her army medical, she could hardly move. For the past 5 weeks, all she had focussed on was completing the mile and a half run by not collapsing. Clearly, she’d underestimated the preparations...