August 2021 Newsletter: Characters
Taken in the water 1 Recent goings-on. Hello! I’ve recently been enjoying the therapeutic joys of wild swimming in the sea. I purchased a waterproof phone cover and took a few pictures in the water, including the one above. In the “Haunts of the Black Masseur” Charles Sprawson’s famous study of swimming, he describes how,…
The Nurse Who Would Not Meet My Eye
The nurse would not meet my eye. Somehow that seemed fraught with meaning. “I am so dead,” I thought.