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The View

The View

Whatever that makes your soul happy, do that.Submitted by Kohila - Follow Kohila's adventures - Instagram

You are never too old

You are never too old

I've surfed for over 50 years but my body was struggling with old injuries started nagging at me. So at 58, I started a new water sport. Surf ski paddling. That has grown into racing. And outrigger...

Long Distance Swimming

I like to write. Mostly in fits and starts and about swimming. Long-distance. Cold water. Things in between. Some might find the language in my blog offensive at times but I try to write honestly...

Just Do It!

Just Do It!

Working outside often leads me into the trap of thinking that after a hard day the best thing would be to sit in front of the TV. Sometimes this is right but so often I know it is not what's best...

PTSD Relief

Having recently been diagnosed with PTSD, I have been prescribed road cycling, mountain biking and hiking by my psychiatrist. When I’m outdoors in the fresh air I feel as if the veil of darkness...

Do the unconventional!

Do the unconventional!

As a kid, I never knew what I wanted to do or who I wanted to be. And to my dismay, that sense of no direction lasted well into my young adult years. I had hobbies, sure. I loved to write, and I...

Depression

Physical activity is the best treatment for mental health issues. Sometimes at the start of a run I'm still trying not to cry from tearfulness. I'm never still crying at the end. Always have a goal!...

Leadership

I often find that when I'm in a mixed group, there seems to be an assumption that (usually older) men will lead it, often regardless of experience, knowledge or ability. I feel that if women put...

Learn to live with uncertainty

Learn to live with uncertainty

I was always waiting for the right time; I lived my life dreaming of all these cool adventures, waiting for the perfect time to go off and do them. That time never comes. At some point, you have to...

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