09/30/2020 08:12 AM

No Hai, No Kiai

Socially distanced karate has become even more socially distant, in line with new government guidance. We usually train in three lines widthways across our hall, but we've moved to lengthways so the class can take place in three smaller 'bubbles' of six people or fewer. The groups take it in turn to have a water break, and to leave the building at the end of the class.

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09/28/2020 08:14 PM

A Swim in the Park

Saturday was the day of the Hever Castle Swim, which I'd been equally looking forward to and dreading since I signed up for the one mile distance early last month.

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09/17/2020 06:35 PM

To The Crystal Dome!

I had a birthday and it was good. Thank you to st_crispins for the virtual gift and howlin_wolf_66 for the kind message!

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09/15/2020 10:22 PM

A Day of Firsts

Today, for the first time, I went in to the office where I've been nominally based since June, and met three of my colleagues face to face. My boss had to collect me from reception as I didn't know where our desks were.

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09/13/2020 10:05 AM

All the Time in the World

It's been all about Dame Diana Rigg in this household since the sad news of her death on Thursday.

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About me

I'm Alice Dryden, a.k.a. Huskyteer.

I like scooter adventures, First World War aeroplanes, Kenshukai karate, and spending time with huskies.

Email: alice@dryden.co.uk
Twitter: @Huskyteer

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