Monthly Archives: February 2014

(When I became a) SMIDSY


The other day I did something I rarely do when I’m riding my bike; I had a word with someone driving a vehicle. Let me step back a bit first. Of the two river crossings into town, one was flooded … Continue reading

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You know it’s windy when….


You know it’s windy when you turn your back on the headwinds, but, you only have the one gear. This morning’s ride caught the tail end of the storm which passed through during Saturday night. It was still very windy … Continue reading

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Space Age Girl


Friday evening we finally had a break in the clouds, the skies were clear and full of stars and I was finally able to fulfill a promise to my eldest daughter. This term her class topic at school is space … Continue reading

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Respite (from the Rain)


Heading out for this morning’s club run, there was something different about the sky. It was blue, there were no clouds and it was not raining. A little different to last week when the persistent, icy rain forced most of … Continue reading

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