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Learning to Swim: My Swimming experience whilst growing up. Part One: Indoor Swimming

I’ve always enjoyed swimming and it’s always been the one sport that I’m genuinely good at. During secondary school, while I’d usually walk away from the school athletics sports day with no medals, I would always be guaranteed to come away from the annual house swimming gala with one or two! 622 more words

Swimming Lessons Selected for Book of the Month Club

I’m so excited to let you know that my second novel, Swimming Lessons has been selected by Book of the Month as one of their five titles for December. 141 more words

News And Events

Pride isn't measured by Educational achievement

So today we had one of those unexpected moments of pride – Owen wasn’t meant to go swimming. He’d been off school Wednesday and Thursday due to a chesty cough and cold. 548 more words


5 Tactics For Overcoming A Fear Of Swimming In Pools

5 Tactics For Overcoming A Fear Of Swimming In Pools

Pools cause anxiety for many children unaccustomed to being in the water. Their sense of apprehension is usually psychosomatic. 645 more words

Swimming Lessons

Unexpected Shake Up

It’s pretty easy to get complacent about things, a fact that could not have been more evident in events pertaining to my psychodynamic group therapy. A fortnight ago our facilitator made an unprecedented decision to facilitate the leaving of a group member. 543 more words

Daily Musing And Reflections

Swimming Lessons by Claire Fuller

‘The water was steady and black. An inch below the surface my body disappeared as if it didn’t exist. I swam straight out towards the rising sun, which was under-lighting the clouds with a dramatic orange as if I had been swimming into a Renaissance landscape.’

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Book Review

Husky Taking Swimming Lessons Figures Out She Can Just Float Instead

In life, you have your swimmers and you have your floaters. Which one are you? Don’t we secretly wish we could all be floaters?

Apparently, animals think like we do…like this Husky taking swimming lessons. 50 more words