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Talking to Orion: An ordinary runner in extraordinary times



Speaker
Michele DeSilva

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Biography
Born and raised in the south, Michele moved to Bend 10 years ago and fell in love with the high desert. She works as a librarian and enjoys running, fly fishing, cross country skiing, and gardening.

Description
I started running when I was 11 or 12. Because it was hot and humid where I lived - and because I grew up in a family of morning people - I ran in the early pre-dawn dark, a habit I've continued to this day. I'm an entirely ordinary runner, but the morning is a magical time. Over the years, I've come to view the morning as a place rather than a time of day. In my talk, I will share my experiences of exploring the morning and lessons I've learned from being outside before sunrise.

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Ignite Bend ​15
​2018 TBA
Doors open at 6:00pm
Tower Theater - Bend, OR
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