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The gravitational pull of a unique personality

We all discovered Paddy by different routes, but if one follows the thread of certain ideas, one can often find it leads to Patrick Leigh Fermor. 1,340 more words

Artemis Cooper

On the Way to Grand Raid des Pyrénées

This post signals the beginning of my journey towards the 80km Grand Raid des Pyrénées – Le Tour des Lacs. On the way, I’ll have another 50km and a 50 miler under my belt in preparation for this August as well as many more miles with friends who share similar running goals. 1,006 more words


Best Books About Running

If you have been reading my posts lately, you know that I love running. However, it wasn’t always like this. It was my boyfriend who first inspired me to take up running. 663 more words

Book Reviews

A donkey in rough shape

No, I’m not talking about the Democratic Party, though you could say the same about that lot.

I’m talking about Sherman, a neglected donkey adopted by Christopher McDougall, author of… 321 more words

Things That Don't Suck

Week 30 - 2016

And I am still way behind schedule in every way. According to Goodreads, I’m a whopping 19 books behind schedule. I’ll have to start reading picture books. 178 more words

What I Read

How To Ignite Your Life and Be a Natural Born Hero

The B-Blog: “How To Ignite Your Life and Be a Natural Born Hero” – Sept, 2016

Last week I fulfilled a major Bucket List item. … 905 more words

WPC: Morning

“Every morning was a cheerful invitation to make my life of equal simplicity,
and I may say innocence, with Nature herself.” — Henry David Thoreau… 71 more words