How Not to Travel

Hasteful MammalTHE 8th of May saw me up ungodly early, keen to resume my perambulatory pastime. I had booked the first train out of London Euston, which posed the usual issue that none of the commuter trains ran early enough to let me catch it. The solution was, as it has been before, to catch the night bus in the small hours, a thing I only have a chance of achieving if I opt not to go to bed at all.

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Interruption Due to Injury

Hasteful Mammal IT’S summer! I can tell because the rain is warmer! And that means it’s time to go and do more walking… but I can’t.

Last week, I found myself running for a bus, which was immediately followed by keeling over halfway between the start of the run and the actual bus, while clutching my knee and making ‘nnnng!’ noises.  That weird tingly numb feeling that you get when your body is trying to hide what you’ve done from your brain started to spread through my leg.

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