I like running :-)

I have been running (slowly!) since the mid-nineties. Then, in 2005, I fell off my bicycle (*with* a helmet on, fortunately). I got a traumatic brain injury, and spent weeks in a coma, months in hospital, and 18 months off work. I now run *even* slower than I used to (but hey, I now have the 'excuse' of being 'blind' and disabled, so I think I'm *allowed* to... READ MORE

  • Oct26201610:49 p.m.

    Not a slack day Latest

    I have had a really busy day today:

    I went to the gym, first thing, and was very energetic (10 minutes bike, 10 minutes rowing machine, 5 minutes slippy-slidey ...

  • Oct2220169 p.m.

    7 in a row!

    Yesterday I proudly said that I had a had a busy week. Tonight, I continued it - another session on the bike. Just half an hour, today, but pretty energetic,...

  • Oct2220167:40 a.m.

    That's been a busy week

    I did loads of exercise this week.  I wrote on Monday, when I had my 'induction' at the gym. On Tuesday, I had a hard-ish day at work (2 hours of...

  • Oct1720167:58 p.m.

    Inductively Couple Pamela

    Sorry, but remember I am a geologist/geochemist. We used to have a big posh machine at work, called an ICP-MS, or Inductively Coupled Plasma Mass Spectrometer....

  • Oct1620162:03 p.m.

    I'm a bit nervous about tomorrow

    A few weeks ago, Mr Flump joined the gym, up by the river. It is a part of a 'leisure centre', which opened a few years ago. I often get the bus up there, on...

  • Aug2920168:52 p.m.

    Woo! A whole six minutes!

    I just did my second run. (Well, 'second' - I have run regularly since 1995, with a few breaks for babies, brain injuries, trocantheric bursectomies, general...

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