CARE

The global headquarters of CARE is located in Atlanta, Georgia. Its CEO is Michelle Nunn. I would like to one day work for her. In fact, I recently wrote that in my required updated Aspiration Statement provided to Peace Corps Uganda (for which I am still scheduled to leave in June 2020, although I expect…

Leaps of faith

As I say often: There will be a day I can no longer do this. Today is not that day. Keep taking leaps of faith, folks.

The greatest art the world has ever known soon to come

Art captures and transcends our pain and bears witness to all aspects of our lives. It is needed now more than ever. If interested, see more #ArtOfBikeRiding here. and here. It may comfort you or bring you a much-needed moment of joy. It may also remind us all of how valuable public art is in…

Path and pace

Time is short. Need is great. And I don’t do uphill to try to talk people into things that make perfect sense to me. Every country, every city, every person, has a path and pace and when these align, the journey is a joy. I am fully committed to that joy as much as humanly…

Dear Mayor and City Council UPDATED

My metro-Atlanta suburb-city of Dunwoody, Georgia (which became the newest city in the USA in 2008) is showing strong local leadership regarding the current global crisis. My hope is that city leaders continue to do so regarding safe-access-for-all via the ever-important use of bikes. Here is the email I sent to them this morning. Please…

Everything will be ok

Everything will be ok. Keep saying it, like a mantra. Truth? I’m having a hard time believing that, and I know that, for me, fear is a failure of faith, so I am working  on faith right now. Traveling at the Speed of Bike past these signs helps. Note: If you would like Everything Will…

3 tips during this crisis (to add to a just-published Georgia Commute Options article)

An agency contacted me months ago about being featured on the blog of their client, Georgia Commute Options. Georgia Commute Options encourages businesses to provide and promote a wide variety of transportation alternatives to their employees in order to reduce single-occupancy motor-vehicle commutes and the impacts of such. I was impressed that they went outside-the-box…