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'This is our day of reconfiguration where the mist has wiped the sea from the very face of the earth and the sun is swaddled far from the reach of human eye'In Dip Andrew Fusek Peters describes an extraordinary year of wild swimming He leads us to rivers lakes waterfalls A very moving short work by a British author which depicts his battle with severe depression and how he found swimming in outdoor pools ponds etc to be cathartic and healing It is a short work but very raw and honest especially how he describes his depression's crippling symptoms The author had a lifelong love of swimming outdoors and this became a natural extension of his return to society A recommended work for those who either enjoy the healing aspects of engaging with nature or wish to learn about a firsthand account of a mental health recovery

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Dip author Andrew Fusek PeteAnd hidden pools into wild waters and untamed landscapes that have the potential to surprise and move us in unexpected waysFollowing in the wake of great writers such as Richard Jeffries and Edward Thomas Dip combines meditations on place history and myth with sharp obser I picked this up because the main setting of Shropshire is relatively local to me and because of the mental health link But other locations of particular interest such as Hampstead ponds are also included I think what makes this book for me is the combination of openness and education I enjoyed tagging along on Andrews journey I like to know how people feel how water and swimming makes them feel Andrew opens up about the magic of water for him But being new to wild swimming and dipping I also picked up information and practical tips and resources The author writes with good humour so it's also entertaining

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Dip author Andrew Fusek Peters kindle ì Hardcover read ´ hannahredhead Î 'This is our day of reconfiguration where the mist has wiped the sea from the very face of the earth and the sun is swaddled far from the reach of human eye'In Dip Andrew Fusek Peters describes an extraordinary year of wild swiVation and a poet's eye It is also a personal journey swimming through all four seasons Andrew Fusek Peters surfaces at last from deep depression Lyrical honest and incisive Dip is about the many ways in which immersing ourselves in the elements can restore us to ourselve Beautiful descriptions of a year swimming n the wilds of Britain The author also describes his battles with depression and addiction It's a shame the photos weren't printed on better uality paper A must read for any wild swimmer