Brian Smallwood and I spent an afternoon here. Wow.
Strange that it’s difficult to find time to write, when I don’t have a job to work around. Packing, riding, socializing, messing with my phone, eating, drinking, and socializing some more, take a lot of time. Pat Doody and I rode from Carlsbad, CA to San Diego yesterday and I’m now camped at Dave Buckley’s and Beth… Continue reading San Diego!
Jenny and I spent a couple of days in Death Valley. I was moved by what Edward Abbey said about water in the desert: “Water, water, water. There is no shortage of water in the desert but exactly the right amount, a perfect ratio of water to rock, water to sand, insuring that wide, free,… Continue reading Death Valley!
I haven’t written since Oct. 16th! I’ve been busy- cycling, hiking, eating, drinking, talking, exploring!:) Today, Oct. 30th, I’m in Java Love Roasting Company in Sedona, AZ, with Jenny. Her nine friends, from her childhood in Evanston, Illinois, headed toward their homes this morning- returning to Seattle, Kenosha, WI, Evanston, IL . We’ve been together for a… Continue reading Filling in the blanks…
Brian and I left Santa Barbara late morning yesterday (Oct.14) and had a delightful ride…through the foothills of Santa Barbara… past a sweet sign… past beautiful colors… with views of Santa Barbara… past Santa Barbara Tennis Club…. on an amazing bike path, between Carpenteria and Ventura… on wide, newly black-topped roads with wide bike lanes,… Continue reading Cool Things About Friday’s Ride
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”