The Go-Ahead

A blog about writing, baseball, and other random topics.

When Megan Met Stefano

Lately I’ve received a few emails asking if Megan (from Scandal With a Prince) was inspired by Meghan Markle and her relationship with Prince Harry. After all, Megan is an American with a successful career, is close to her mother, and is single in her thirties. Her early dates with a prince were...

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All New

Certain words spark feelings of apprehension. Precipice. Diagnosis. Shark. Infinity. Pregnant. Change. With the notable exception of shark, most of us face the rest at some point in our lives. After thirteen years on Blogger, The Go-Ahead is moving to WordPress. It’s a change, but rather than...

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Nicole's books

Let Your Mind Run: A Memoir of Thinking My Way to Victory
really liked it
I'm a sucker for sports memoirs. Deena Kastor's has that something extra that makes it stand out from the crowd. If you're a runner, you'll love this.
it was amazing
As always with the books in this series, I whipped through this emotional and satisfying read. You can pick up anywhere in the Eternity Springs series, so feel free to treat each read as a standalone if that's your preference. If you e...
North: Finding My Way While Running the Appalachian Trail
it was amazing
Loved this story of Scott and Jenny Jurek's goal of nailing a FKT (fastest known time) for the northbound Appalachian Trail. It's fascinating even if you aren't a runner or hiker.

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