Archive for September, 2009

Easily amused

Saturday, September 26th, 2009

The books we read, and what we do with them, reveal much about us. Checking in books from the overnight bookdrop this morning, one caught my eye. It has to be overdue, I thought as I ran it under the scanner. Sure enough, it was. The Procrastinator’s Handbook: Mastering the Art of Doing It Now […]

Two years, 8,000 miles

Thursday, September 24th, 2009

Sunday was my two-year anniversary with the Portland. Not much has changed in the way I feel about this bike since I wrote Superlative two weeks and 200 miles after I rode it home for the first time. It remains a superb all-rounder that’s a joy to ride and I’m proud to be seen on. […]

New digs

Wednesday, September 16th, 2009

At just over two weeks in my new apartment, I’m a happy man. While not quite as large as I thought it was, the new place is larger in the right places. Before, my largest room was the bedroom. It was also my least-used room. Here the bathroom has a full-sized tub. I have two […]