Archive for March, 2006

Bike: Day 2

Thursday, March 30th, 2006

I’m no longer intimidated by the prospect of commuting over Cobb’s Hill. With Pinnacle Hill under my belt, no problem. But that’s getting ahead of the story. When I popped-in this morning, the guys at the bike shop were surprised and concerned to see me back so soon. I assured them that there was nothing […]

Bike: Day 1

Wednesday, March 29th, 2006

I picked-up the bike today. It did not snow. In fact, it was in the low 60s under hazy sun. Finding a helmet turned into a real chore. They don’t stock the line I was interested in. I didn’t think they did, so I had a fall back position of something inexpensive and very well […]

Vignettes

Monday, March 27th, 2006

Perhaps it won’t snow on Wednesday. TWC has changed the forecast to 52° and mostly sunny. Here’s a few short things that haven’t fit with other entries. Dude looked like a lady… The other day while walking to the bus stop I saw a great head of hair crossing the street at the corner. Raven […]

Participating in the consumer economy

Saturday, March 25th, 2006

Checks arrived in the mail today. I’ll deposit them on Monday. They will clear on Tuesday. And despite The Weather Channel’s forecast of partly cloudy and 47°, it will snow on Wednesday as I ride my new bike home. Nonetheless, I walked over to Towner’s Bike Shop to put a deposit down on my new […]

Quickie

Friday, March 17th, 2006

Yikes! It’s been weeks already without an entry. Tonight Von IM’d while I was at the meeting, so when I got home, I called. She reminded me it’s been a while, then we caught up for nearly an hour. So, in brief, the server upgrade weekend went well enough. I expected some glitches, but I […]