Another passing (my story, continued)

A short personal update This week my oldest brother died. He was 73. He had not been well for awhile, but the problem went undiagnosed. He walked in to A&E eventually, and never left the hospital, living only another 10 days. It was pancreatic cancer that had spread. I spent most of his last 12…

Summer 2019: 62 km photo-story & other news

I’ve now returned home from my extended visit to Australia, meeting (most of) my partner’s large family for the first time. This was the third year of my kilometres = years birthday walking challenge on behalf of the Samaritans. I walked 32 km while still in Australia, and another 30 km back home here in…