Have you got the GUTS?

5 months from now, I’ll swim just over 5 miles, from one end of a lake to the other. Right now, I find it incredibly hard to even swim half of that distance. Oh, and I haven’t actually swum in anything other than a swimming pool. I’m really fucking scared, you know. Of swimming in a lake. I keep thinking about the things that might lurk below, like dead dogs, or worse, dead human bodies, or weird, slimy lake-animal type things that might bite me. I don’t really know how lake swimming works, to be honest. I know I’ll need to eat in … Continue reading Have you got the GUTS?