Posts by Category: Mind

Set Point

Set Point

When I begin a Ketamine session I can feel changes throughout my body. It’s different than the effect of alcohol, but in a manner similar to alcohol, I feel it throughout my body and ...

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Pigeonholed

Pigeonholed

This is a site that purports to be about cycling. I started it because I wanted to write about cycling and to run pieces that editors at any number of magazines told me readers weren’t ...

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[UPDATED] An Unwanted Anniversary

[UPDATED] An Unwanted Anniversary

Our power is set to go out at 12:30 am, October 9. The site will still run just fine, but I’m not sure about the next time I’ll be able to post. There will definitely be no podcasts ...

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Check Your Shoulder

Check Your Shoulder

I coach youth soccer. If your eyes just glazed over in insta-boredom I understand, but bear with me a sec. One of the things we work on with the kids is spacial awareness, knowing where they are ...

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Friday Group Ride #471

Friday Group Ride #471

A guy asked me, what is going on in the bike industry? What do you see in the immediate future? I liked this guy. He seemed like he wanted the answer. He seemed like he thought I had an answer. ...

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If You’re Not Prepared to Love

If You’re Not Prepared to Love

I administered my second dose of Ketamine, and I did so solo. I’d been instructed to do a self-administered treatment every two to three days, and two days after my first excursion a ...

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The Stone Giant

The Stone Giant

Where the vision came from I cannot say. It was there as if it had always been there. The it in question was a great stone giant, perhaps 40 feet from waist to the top of its head. It was carved ...

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A Ride Like No Other

A Ride Like No Other

I’ve received so many questions about my experience with Ketamine that rather than just writing for myself, it seems that the loving thing to do is to share this journey with you in what ...

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Reality … Check

Reality … Check

I’ve shared a great many personal stories here at RKP. From anecdotes of suffering to testimonials to the power of flow states, to crashes, to the birth of my second son, who nearly exited ...

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Friday Group Ride #469

Friday Group Ride #469

They say that form is fleeting by class is permanent. Similarly, fashion comes and goes, but style is permanent. Or maybe fashion is what you where, but style is how you wear it. Sometimes you ...

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