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Writers—Take a Hike . . . If You Know What’s Good for You

We’re continuing looking at healthy lifestyle for writers this month, so we can all start the New Year with vigor and focus. Today’s guest post is by author Ian Martyn:

I’m a hiker. When I venture out my door, I like to take photographs, which I often use to illustrate my blog posts. Now, I’m not fanatical, always out there, striding across the hills, but I do enjoy it when I can. This usually means a trip or two away for a few days, such as in the Lake District, as well as the odd day in the Surrey Hills.

I walk mainly for the simple pleasure of placing one foot in front of the other and the views that swing in to view round every corner. But I do believe there are reasons walking is especially good for writers: Continue Reading…