Day 17 is done. Today got me up to 80 miles. My girl took a video of me on the treadmill because she thinks people should see I’m really doing it. I looked stronger than I thought I would, I also reached my sponsorship target today because I have fantastic friends. They have helped raised over £300…… Continue reading Day 17
I often find articles on **this** website that strike a cord with me. In the spirit of RED January and helping break the silence around mental health problems I thought I would share this one. 3 Phrases I Said When I Was Suicidal That Actually Meant ‘I Want to Die’ I once kept a diary…… Continue reading Listening to what we don’t say…..
RED day 16 done. I am over half way. My shins do not appear to love running everyday although the impact is easier on them using the treadmill. I wanted to run on the boulevard today but woke up with a sore throat and sore ears so it was a safer plan to stay home if…… Continue reading Day 16
Day 15 done!!! I love my new treadmill, well I love that I’m not running in the freezing cold. Back outside tomorrow though. Well hopefully…. I got a message from Mind this morning. £322,000 raised in 15 days! 16 days left to go. I’ve had some wobbly days over the last couple of weeks. Days where if…… Continue reading Day 15. I love my treadmill
Day 14 done!!! 2 full weeks of running everyday. Today’s run was a lot less cold and windy thanks to my new treadmill! woohoo. 6km done. 36 miles this week and 71 miles since January 1st. Oh and no booze or cigarettes either. I’m not quite sure what’s happening to me…….
Day 13 of RED January is done. I didn’t want to go. Actually I didn’t want to do anything or talk to anyone or get dressed or eat today. I made excuses, picked a fight with Richard then went back to bed and hid under the duvet. Then I gave my head a shake, put…… Continue reading Day 13. Not a great day
Day 11 out in the dark. I ran with a friend which was good because I really felt like giving up at 2 km. My foot was sore. It was windy. It was cold. All excuses. My friend kept me going for another 5km so I get to tick 7km off my total rather than…… Continue reading Day 11 & 12 and some photography….