MISCELLANEOUS ADVENTURES · REFLECTIONS/ OBSERVATIONS

On living in a hostel…

Since I left Coeur d’Alene in September, I’ve slept in over 90 different places.  On the first night of the trip, Keith Jones and I slept in City Park in Davenport, Washington and were drenched by the sprinkler system in the middle of the night. Murray, Jenny and I slept in Dave and Libby Christian’s gorgeous geodesic… Continue reading On living in a hostel…

MISCELLANEOUS ADVENTURES · REFLECTIONS/ OBSERVATIONS

On staying in a hostel…

Since I left Coeur d’Alene in September, I’ve slept in over 100 different places.  On the first night of the trip, Keith Jones and I slept in City Park in Davenport, Washington and were drenched by the sprinkler system in the middle of the night. Murray, Jenny and I slept in Dave and Libby Christian’s gorgeous… Continue reading On staying in a hostel…

REFLECTIONS/ OBSERVATIONS

Giving Away Money in Downtown Vancouver

I usually walk by homeless people and others who are on the street asking for money. Sometimes I don’t want to take the time to dig into my wallet. Often I don’t think it’s the best thing to give them money, because I judge that they’re going to use it to buy drugs or cigarettes. Occasionally… Continue reading Giving Away Money in Downtown Vancouver

CYCLING DAYS · REFLECTIONS/ OBSERVATIONS

The Rest of the Story…and “Plan B”

I arrived in Santa Barbara today after Brian and I  rode 43 miles from Buellton (where the film “Sideways” was filmed 🙂  ) We’re staying at Brian’s friends, Joe and Laurie Sullivan, for a couple of days. I’m excited to see Santa Barbara! One thing I haven’t written about during this trip, because I didn’t… Continue reading The Rest of the Story…and “Plan B”