The decidedly teenage diary of a decidedly middle-aged woman

So. Apparently I'm running the London Marathon. I'm already trying to blank bits of that information out so thought it would be wise to keep some kind of record, just in case I ever get caught out like this again. READ MORE

  • Mar13201710:21 a.m.

    Pain Latest

    So. They say pride goes before a fall- I didn't fall but I did hit a wall. Not literally (I do have previous for doing that though, world class clumsiness) but ...

  • Mar0720176:02 p.m.


    So. The Plan said I needed to race a half marathon this week and helpfully the City of Newport decided to arrange one for me (at last my 'I AM Queen of the...

  • Jan2620177:09 p.m.


    So. I'm back. From outer space. I just walked in to find you here- you get the idea!! I'd like to say that I've been away for so long because Jamie Roberts...

  • Nov26201611:06 a.m.


    So. It's become very apparent that marathon training takes up A LOT of time. I can't decide whether I am actually running more than previously, or whether the...

  • Nov0220169:10 p.m.


    So. Apparently I didn't survive the Beacons unscathed after all, from Sunday night to Tuesday I was completely snotty and sweaty (that's probably called snetty...

  • Oct3020164:25 p.m.


    So. I survived Brecon, and so did my students- no one cried, or broke aything, or fell in the canal, or asked for their mum which is a top result. I used to...

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