5ks, cows and Claire Underwood

Last July I decided to start running. I was inspired by the site of women running in the morning as I drove to work. They always seemed the epitome of grace and power to me. However I never saw myself as a runner. I was the girl who hid in the toilets at school when...

AFTER THE OVERWHELM | COMES THE SURPRISE

Last week, I blogged about how I was going to play music with a group for the first time and how I felt terrified and overwhelmed… Well, I showed up. There was one other oboe player – a 13 year old (also called Anne) who was rather more advanced than me...