Ways to Wander
Claire Hind and Clare Qualmann
54 intriguing ideas for different ways to take a walk - for enthusiasts, practitioners, students and academics.
A Bad Witch's Blog:
"Ways to Wander ...isn't your average book of walks; it doesn't often say things like: "Start at the car park by the pub, go south down the lane beside the church then cross the stile into the field."
Instead, it offers things like this:
Choose a river in a city or a town.
Decide where the most significant point of the river is in the urban area.
Find out where the river's source is.
Go to the source...
Walk from the source to the point on the river in the town or city you have chosen...Or this:
Walk as SLOW as you dare. FEEL your SKIN against your clothes as you MOVE. Step with an irregular rhythm.Or this:
Imagine the following. You go into the countryside and start walking...Yes, just the thing to be reading on a rainy Sunday in summer to get inspiration for when the skies clear and the world outside once more calls to be explored..."
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Ways to Wander reviewed (below) on Phonic FM. Start listening at 1:35:00