"Come here, I want to show you something" John walks me over to a bookshelf and pulls one of his kid's books off of the self. He flips through the pages until he finds what he's looking for. "Here see this? That's what you are." John is pointing at a picture of a pig. "You're … Continue reading
Left shoe first. Click, click, click down the strap and stretch neoprene over and around the back. Pull the velcro tight then pat. Right shoe second. Click, click, click, stretch and pull tight. Pat Clickclickclickclickclick of the freewheel rolling out the door then nothing. Both wheels spinning unencumbered by friction of rubber on blacktop Right foot, … Continue reading Rituals part 3
As promised yesterday (notice the follow through) here is a post titled These things are cool...These other things suck. I have compiled a comprehensive list of things I've been digging lately and a list of things I most certainly have not been digging. I've even procured some pictures, of varying quality, to show you the exact things … Continue reading These Things are Cool…
I've been putting off writing, so much so that I've been sitting here for a close to five minutes amazed at the fact that my ear lobes are two different sizes. I declared my findings to the lady. Her response was " Is that what your blog is about?". Point taken. Here is today's post … Continue reading Company.
That was a rough couple of days. I've been cheating and not using my lunch breaks for my personal writing. Nor have I been reading all that much lately, which is sad. Heartbreaking actually. I'm waiting for some super nerdy (I mean totally amazing) bike magazines. Magazines doesn't quiet describe what they are more like … Continue reading Refilling the tank
No real post today. I'm currently locked in an epic battle with some resistance. Hope to be back soon.
As human (or at least I fall into this trap) that if we can just fix that one little we perceive to be wrong than every thing will be perfect. We tell ourselves that if we could only spend less, eat few sweets, watch a little less tv, but that one thing we really want, then all … Continue reading You Can Always Go Deeper
This is the second time I've been here to solo, since the night I cast off into the darkness and left the ground to confront something I don't ever want to deal with again. This time the sun is finally starting to push through the gray clouds that have covered the sky for the past … Continue reading Breathe and Believe….
Sorry for the absence. I haven't been making time to write in my notebook, hence no blog posts. I've gone back and forth about posting the below story. I post it here because I needed to write something. It does not put me in the best light, but it was part of who I was at … Continue reading All The Rage.
Two nights ago I was talking my friend Colin about training, and writing among various other things when the topic of going to the "dark side" came up. I don't remember things all that clearly, but I think I was talking about trying to write something funny, and not wanting to be dark all the time. The … Continue reading The Darker Side.