What did you see on your run today? #405 comes from a very quiet Shanghai

My young friend Melissa messaged me this morning, while I was “running” up and down/and up and down/and up and down our driveway. She wanted to share some photos of her morning run in Shanghai, along the river, through West Bund Park and then onto the French Concession. (Can you …

What did you see on your run today? #404 comes with a jokey smile from the Himalayas

Every year since 2007 we have gone up to the Himalayan state of Himachal Pradesh, where hubby fishes & I go for long walks in the mountains. We try and go twice, sometimes 3 times, during the trout fishing season. The Tirthan and Phalachan valleys are 2 of my most …

Lockdown #FOMO

Lockdown FOMO. I have it. Oh yes, and I have it badly. And no, it’s not what you think. It’s not FOMO from not being able to run outdoors, or from seeing photos from British friends who can still head out and exercise. I mean, obviously, I am super envious …

What did you see on your run today? #401 has a lesson about social distancing

A few days ago I had shared with you some smashing photos of the deer in Richmond Park, where my London-based friend Alison often goes for her one-outing-a-day jog. (And by the way, how LUCKY are the Brits….still allowed out). Anyway, Ali has just sent me some more photos, which …

What did you see on your run today? #400 comes from Leicester & features a shiny new runner!!

Rightio. Bit of background scene setting here. Our running star today is Perminder Khatkar, a UK based journalist, whom I met a few years ago under the nicest of circumstances. Perminder was making a documentary for the BBC World Service about foreigners married to Indians and who are now permanent …