A Hiker’s Guide To (Not Quite) Drinking Whisky

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Sycamore Gap, Hadrian's Wall

Fun fact! This post was sponsored by a well-known whisky brand. After the campaign ended, they asked me to remove the post and mentions of their brand, which made me sad because I thought they liked my writing, not the links. Ah well. Marketing. Anyway! This is my only directly sponsored post I’ve ever done. They paid me well, and … Read More

Hadrian’s Wall: A Birthday Adventure / Cry For Help

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Every year I set myself a birthday challenge – something that looks feasible from a distance but turns into a living hell close-up. Last year, I¬†wandered across the North York Moors in an 8-hour October rainstorm (and ended up writing it up for the San Francisco Chronicle). On my birthday this year…well, I was busy. Too much writing, too much … Read More