Monthly Archives: June 2010

Because I Could Not Drop the Pack

With apologies to Karen Jo Shapiro (who’s already apologized to Emily Dickinson) Because I could not drop the pack, It ruthlessly dropped me; It sped uphill at twelve percent. I heard it holler “whee!” I slowly pushed my laden bike, … Continue reading

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Carrying the load. Almost.

Today I decided to fix the fence.  In case you don’t know, we had some nasty wind a few weeks back that took down a fence post, snapping it off at the ground, and the two 8-foot panels attached to … Continue reading

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Cotton and Twine (or, how to not be a roadie)

Not too long ago I started reading a wonderful blog called Let’s Go Ride a Bike. It’s delightfully written, immensely informative and well worth the time. If that’s not reason enough to add it to your feed reader, Dottie has … Continue reading

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