All posts tagged running

Running the London Marathon- an intimate look inside the mind of a runner

26.2 Miles…26.2 Miles…was my only thought every morning and night since October 2018. No exaggeration, I would wake up with a feeling of dread and wonder why I was feeling […]

Book Review: ‘Jog On’ by Bella Mackie

Picture this: A freezing, rainy February day in beautiful Mile End. I’m homesick. The Philadelphia Eagles have just won the Super Bowl. My friends back in the States have travelled home to be […]

Fancy being locked in a room for an hour? Try an Escape Room!

Fancy being locked in a room for an hour? Escape rooms have been all the rage lately, what with them being showcased on popular television shows such as the Big […]

SAD in London

Far from the pressing deadlines and culminating modules of November and December, and out of the strange shock of having to spend an intense period of time with extended family, […]

Year Abroad. Part 18: Essaix-en-Provence

And at last, my friends visited. Early morning flights means early morning landings, and I was there to welcome them, beret on head, sign in hand. There were 5 of them, […]

Excuse My French: Settled in Geneva

So far my time in Geneva is completely – and joyously – opposite to France. The Swiss way of life suits me very well. I even run and eat porridge […]

Excuse My French: Part 5

What a fortnight. After the most refreshing yet heartbreakingly nostalgic trip back to London, I returned to Avignon to celebrate Halloween Erasmus style. That is to say, we all got […]