Faced with unsettling feelings about turning the big 3-0, I decided to walk it off. This blog chronicles the philosophical, physical and logistical preparation for walking Wainwright’s famous 190 mile walk (or in Standard American English, hike) across England, coast to coast. Beyond travelogue, these notes examine the precipice between moving from one stage of life to the next.
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