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Sadly all good things come to an end, but thankfully so do all bad things. Last post.

I very rarely think about the past, or be struck by strong memories from my childhood. I’m not sure why – I guess life tends to be fairly interesting on a daily basis without me having to go over old … Continue reading

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Can you have a shared society? A post about sharing to kick off 2017

It turns out that is has been 10 months since I last wrote something for this blog. I’d like to say it was simply because I’ve been busy (I have been), but truth be told the downside of making this … Continue reading

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A post on mindfulness

Normally I’d just re-blog this but for some stupid reason I can’t seem to find the button to do this…. so here is a link. A really lovely, powerful and thoughtful piece on the role of mindfulness in tackling depression … Continue reading

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Beyond redemption

I heard this term used recently and for some reason it has buried its way under my skin. Maybe it is because it suggests a murky side to my resilience thinking that I’ve been unwilling to explore, namely the idea … Continue reading

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Slack in the system

My very lovely and clever friend Charis Croft (@chariscroft) has been thinking a little bit about resilience and the role of redundancy in our professional and personal lives. Always a pleasure to hear her thoughts and have them enrich this … Continue reading

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Parklife

Originally posted on Lexie Runs (But Mostly Writes):
[Written as part of Time to Talk Day, part of the anti-stigma campaign Time to Change, led by Mind and Rethink Mental Illness. As part of this, England Athletics have worked on #runandtalk, which…

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Am I bothered?

“You know, when I think about all the people I know around here spending Christmas on their own, I wonder why we didn’t just get together and spend it with each other…..” So mused my GoodGym (www.goodgym.org) coach last week … Continue reading

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