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Haunted by the House

I am haunted by a house that we ride by occasionally, not because I believe in ghosts and haunted houses, but because I provided a funeral for the departed wife of a man who lived in the house at the time.   100 more words

Travels With Charley

On the Road Again

(Harbert, Michigan) Alleluia!  Natalie climbed on her bike yesterday for her first ride since her accident on the Kalamazoo River Valley Trail in Kalamazoo, Michigan on September 4, 2014.   269 more words


Perhaps You Are Nice. I'm Not, and Wanted to SIT on My Horn!

Spring has sprung in Bedford. And that means lots of beautiful things, and one really awful thing – BICYCLISTS. Hordes of spandex wearing attitude carrying jerks who think they own the road were out in full force everywhere in town today. 162 more words


Poem - "Upon Two Wheels"

Upon Two Wheels

Upon two wheels

In constant motion

Moving forward

Ever forward

To ride with power

Or glide with ease

Rolling forth

Ever forth… 27 more words


Last Ride of Winter

I put my bike on a trainer at the outset of winter and thus rode through many a snowstorm without slipping or sliding.  But spring has finally seized hold of southwest Michigan, and so I took my last winter ride Monday and my first spring ride Tuesday.   71 more words


Weekend Riding

Thirty days of biking is going strong.

Saturday we did our first ride of the season in the mountains; one of those rides that make your legs ache for a while after. 226 more words



I rode my bike to work this morning somehow refusing to believe that it would snow. I expected rain; it was about 40 degrees.

I don’t have any windows in my office, but I usually keep a live campus cam (that refreshes every 10 seconds) on my second monitor. 290 more words