Archive for January, 2008

Look quick!

Sunday, January 27th, 2008

One of the things I like about BikeJournal is that there are several ways to participate in virtual clubs and on virtual teams. I log my above-freezing rides to the Rochester Bicycling Club team, and Club IceBike gets my below-freezing rides. Currently I’m second (by only two miles) on RBC. Although the first-place rider is […]

Winter rides

Wednesday, January 23rd, 2008

I’m going to do my best to just get this one out. I have a dozen half-finished stories kicking around, because I always want to work out the rough spots and find every last typo. (When one is dyslexic, there are plenty of those and I can never see them.) Then I never get back […]

Stolen!

Sunday, January 20th, 2008

My 2006 Giant Cypress DX has been stolen. This afternoon I went to the basement to do laundry. I keep my detergent in my storage locker. I unlocked the padlock and the whole door fell off. Thieves had unscrewed the door hinges to gain access. None of the other storage lockers appear to have been […]

It was the year that was

Tuesday, January 1st, 2008

Rolling in to 2008, I feel pretty good about 2007. Seldom has this happened. Ordinarily I look back thinking, Thank God that’s over, or, Maybe I’ll do better next time. But 2007? I can look back with satisfaction. 2007 was the first year since 1997 that I was on firm financial footing. There were sufficient […]