Vision board

Thinking things through. Thankful for a new vision board this year. This one will take me through the next five years, through age 60 (mind-blowing to even verbalize that). It covers art/career, relationships, family, and healthy living. Lots of Traveling at the Speed of Bike, of course, and a distinct focus now is getting myself…

Art-of-Bike-Riding pick-of-the-week

Oh, goodness — there was so much good art I passed while Traveling at the Speed of Bike in Los Angeles this past week, but I’m gonna go with this one. You can see more on my Instagram feed, but since I’ve now stopped posting on Instagram and Twitter, that will be the last of…

Bit by bit

Bit by bit, your city is either building a connected network of safe access, or it isn’t. Despite some impressive forward movement in some areas, my suburb-city isn’t. Bit-by-bit, it is eroding its potential and skirting its responsibility by installing inadequate or no bike infrastructure on main roads that lead to schools, parks, places of…

Their final flowering

The peach trees my 90-year-old friend Rod planted as an important organic agriculture experiment are blooming. They are in a public park and will most likely be cut down this year so that $80,000 of taxpayer money can be spent to create an open play field in a spot that is currently open for anyone…

Bye, Instagram and Twitter

And so, that’s that. I posted my last posts on Instagram and Twitter (except for my daily Traveling at the Speed of Bike newspaper, which posts automatically). I’ll leave both feeds up in case there’s something anyone finds helpful (such as previously-posted photos of #BikeNoodle, #TodaysNiceStranger, the #ArtOfBikeRiding, #AStreetcarNamedAspire, and #TravelingAtTheSpeedOfBike). I am moving forward…