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Cotswold Way, part 3 – Cleeve Hill to Ullenwood 12 1/2 miles (20km)

Another crisp and sunny day. Blue sky, fresh breeze. Perfect walking weather. Picked up the trail exactly when I finished last time, near Cleeve Hill Golf Club… the markers are pretty visible, most of the time, there are a lot of different paths and it’s not always obvious which one to follow, but if you […]

* A Walk *

My eyes already touch the sunny hill.going far beyond the road I have begun,So we are grasped by what we cannot grasp;it has an inner light, even from a distance- and changes us, even if we do not reach it,into something else, which, hardly sensing it,we already are; a gesture waves us onanswering our own […]

Cotswold Way, part 1 – Chipping Camden to Stanway – 12 miles (19.5km)

If you, like me, enjoy walking around in the Cotswolds you will have encountered signposts with the famous acorn and walked along part of the Cotswold Way many a times… but have you ever had the itch of walking the whole length of it? I thought about it many a times, I have bought books, […]

* Today *

If ever there were a spring day so perfect,so uplifted by a warm intermittent breeze that it made you want to throwopen all the windows in the house and unlatch the door to the canary’s cage,indeed, rip the little door from its jamb, a day when the cool brick pathsand the garden bursting with peonies […]