Me-time walking

“Sometimes I think it's better to suffer bitter unhappiness and to fight and to scream out, and even to suffer that terrible pain, than just to be ... safe." She waited until the next scream died away. "At least she knows she's living.” Excerpt From: Smith, Betty. “A Tree Grows in Brooklyn.” ePub Bud (, … Continue reading Me-time walking


a little walk

“For [Jane Austen and the readers of Pride and Prejudice], as for Mr. Darcy, [Elizabeth Bennett's] solitary walks express the independence that literally takes the heroine out of the social sphere of the houses and their inhabitants, into a larger, lonelier world where she is free to think: walking articulates both physical and mental freedom.” … Continue reading a little walk