Swimming together – the new community
A writer found solace in swimming after nearly a decade of living with an anxiety disorder.
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Joe Minihane is a freelance writer and author based in Brighton. Floating: A Return to Waterlog, charts his two and a half year journey around the UK swimming in the rivers, bays, lidos and lakes visited by Roger Deakin in his seminal Waterlog in an attempt to cure for the anxiety which had come to dominate his life. Joe's travel writing has appeared in The Guardian, The Sunday Times, Ernest Journal, Lodestars Anthology, Escapism, CNN Travel and Lonely Planet online.