Sophie Nicholls is a novelist and poet and Head of Humanities at Teesside University, where she is also a Teaching Fellow. Sophie researches the connections between writing and wellbeing. Her book The Feeling of Writing: What Happens When We Write and Why It Matters will be published by Palgrave Macmillan in 2019.
ArticlesIntroductionTwo writers, stuck in our university offices, decide to take our thoughts “for a walk” across the page. Writing from Middlesbrough, United Kingdom, and Auckland, New Zealand, we are separated by 18,000 kilometres and 11 hours, and yet here, on the page, our paths meet. How does walking, imaginary or real, affect our thinking? How do...Read more