Now that we’ve all agreed to shed the shame and ditch the dramatics, isn’t it about time prepubescent girls are warned...
So far, so ordinary; I'm sure most crew can relate. This trip, I was soon to learn, turned out to be quite different.
If you subtract ‘wealth’ and ‘love’ from the picture, what is happiness? This abstract concept we all understand but not all of us experience.
You concentrate on solving your problems or keeping the boat safe or making sure you take the best route through the storm so you don't get caught in the worst part of it and you just concentrate on coming out the other side - Ellen MacArthur
Because of lifestyle and thinking culture in the ‘Western world', we are encouraged to silence our inner creativity in favour of rational and linear behaviour.
It's all gonna be magnificent, she says - Elbow
This feels like my cue to reflect on Becky Jo’s Great British Tour, which started in May and is now coming to a close.
Let us step into the night and pursue that flighty temptress, adventure - J.K. Rowling