Posts by Category: Mind

Friday Group Ride #494

Friday Group Ride #494

We woke to steady drizzle on this n-teenth day of the zombie apocalypse. The dog went out the backdoor but didn’t leave the porch, preferring to sit quietly and watch the falling rain. A ...

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Friday Group Ride #493

Friday Group Ride #493

C wanted to ride. I didn’t, but I’ve learned not to say as much. J said he was in, and that started to feel like critical mass. B’s wife was against us getting together, even in ...

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What We Wish They Knew

What We Wish They Knew

Communication. It’s been a subject of much consideration for me lately. It’s as multi-faceted as a princess-cut diamond. There’s who my circle of contacts has been lately. Given ...

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Returning from the Outer Reaches

Returning from the Outer Reaches

My relationship to the mysterious is one of wonder and expectant understanding. I have always figured that it was a matter of time before we, as a species, came to learn the things we don’t ...

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Friday Group Ride #489

Friday Group Ride #489

First, thanks to everyone for bearing with me through last week’s FGR. I’m living through heavy times. I appreciate your support. And now on with the show… When I was 39, I had ...

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Friday Group Ride #488

Friday Group Ride #488

George has cancer. He smoked too much, and many of his other habits weren’t conducive to good health. The doctor’s don’t say, “You have cancer because you smoked too ...

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Friday Group Ride #487

Friday Group Ride #487

When I’m getting dressed, I’m sure I’m forgetting something. It doesn’t seem to matter that I’ve dressed to ride thousands of times before. I’ll catch myself ...

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Friday Group Ride #485

Friday Group Ride #485

When I was a kid, one of my favorite cartoons, at least, for as long as it ran in 1972, was Sealab 2020. I was a futuristic view of our world, optimistic as only the 1970s could be. It was a ...

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