Run for your life

“Pain is inevitable. Suffering is optional” – Haruki Murakami

Ready to run

Ready to run!

My memories of running are of slogging round a muddy school woodland and athletics track on a cold, drizzly afternoon once a week, at the back of a group of some 50 girls almost all of whom seemed to be faster and more enthusiastic than I was. All I wished was to be absolutely anywhere else on Earth. I dreaded it. Continue reading


When I grow up I want to…. part 2

It is widely accepted that the best way to ensure that you actually do the things that you might not otherwise find the courage to do is to tell people that you intend to do them. Announce it to the world. Shout it from the rooftops! Continue reading