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Links Between Walking and Writing

Original article written by Kathryn Aalto for Swanwick Standard, August 2017 edition What is it about walking and running that makes it so satisfying to thinking and writing? Since at least Greek philosophers, writers have discovered a deep connection between … Continue reading

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A Parkrunner Abroad

Originally posted on The Running Princess:
One of the brilliant things about parkrun is that when you travel, certainly within the UK, you should be able to find an event near you and be welcomed to run. There aren’t so…

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#weekendcoffeeshare: It’s been a mixed week

T I am delighted to be able to invite you to join me for coffee in my kitchen in the brand new virtual home of Nerd in the Brain. We must all thank Emily for taking over the reins and … Continue reading

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#weekendcoffeeshare: In which I remember my Mum

It was a novelty to spend a week in my home country after three weeks of travelling on business. I concede that a week in Naples, Florida, followed by a a week in Barcelona and then another week back in … Continue reading

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What a great week for running – for me, anyway!

I’ll be brief. I had three wonderful, early-morning runs in Bois de Boulogne in Paris while I was there for business meetings. On Saturday, I went for my usual Andover parkrun. I was on a good pace for 24 minutes … Continue reading

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#WeekendCoffeeShare: Inspired by the London Marathon

If we were having coffee this Sunday evening, I would not be able to conceal my excitement. I have been inspired by several aspects of today’s Virgin Money London Marathon. There are too many to mention. From the wheelchair and … Continue reading

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OUT with the OLD – and IN with the NEW!

These were my New Year Resolutions for 2015 . . . And this is how I did . . . I have written most of my second novel, entitled “Knitting Can Walk”, and I have the plan for the rest … Continue reading

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