Walking is… protest

Philip CowellStreet Wisdom

I have just got home from a protest march. While I was there, I realised that – in a way – we were all on a giant Street Wisdom. Here’s what I mean: First, we tuned in. Even though it was a “march”, we did not get walking for about two hours. The numbe…

Wanderful: Sat Nav for the Soul

Rachel CrowtherFeatured, Street Wisdom

Street Wisdom founder and best-selling author, David Pearl, is writing a book based on the inspiration behind Street Wisdom, titled Wanderful: Sat Nav for the Soul. We need your help to make it happen!
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The World Wide Wander 2018

Rachel CrowtherFeatured, Street Wisdom

One of the best things about the World Wide Wander weekend is that it gives us the opportunity to galvanise our community from all over the world. It reignites conversations and acts as a reminder for people to slow down and escape their normal routine…

The Street doesn’t matter!

Cat HaseStreet Wisdom

Sometimes people think that to get a good Street Wisdom experience you need to do it in a location that has beautiful buildings and plenty going on. I can understand why they think that but I know from experience that it just isn’t true. Over the past …

Riddle’s Close

Joyce MatthewsFeatured, RSA, Street Wisdom

I am the place within nobody’s aim, except today when they wander in, all different yet somehow the same. A quiet space at the end of a dark gloomy lane, a gate half closed, neither inviting nor advertising, nor calling your name. Hidden in time waitin…

Walking is… time

Philip CowellStreet Wisdom

This’ll blow your socks off: time passes more slowly for your feet than it does for your head! I read this recently in Carlo Rovelli’s timely new book, The Order of Time: “If our feet adhere to the pavement, it is because our whole body inclines natura…