314 days

…long time no see. It’s been over 10 months since I’ve last been busy with writing up thoughts and memories stuck in between my spokes. As usual there are reasons for that, some are better, some are worse. I was… …busy on the road… …visiting family and friends… …riding trails… …swimming on lakes and rivers… […]

When life happens…

Time may change me But I can’t trace time  David R. Jones …there’s only so much you can do – live. Places change and you’re thrown into a completely new environment. You say hello to some people… …to some you say good-bye, see you later. With others you’re not given the chance to say farewell, […]

Lazy sun

Long, warm days are gone, giving room to foggy, damp and fresh mornings.Forrest paths get covered under a leaf duvet.With it’s last breath nature bursts with series of autumn colours…Yellow.Green.Red.Sometimes blue.Here and there afternoons give a false impression of summertime.Just to reveal it’s true colours on another occasion.Familiar places and paths, climate cycle I’m accustomed […]

Surly Pugsley – about being fat and ugly

Two roads diverged in a wood, and I,I took the one less traveled by,And that has made all the difference. Robert Forst http://youtube.googleapis.com/v/folETlLz3FM&source=uds Moving places brought a welcome change in surroundings, climate, landscapes… basically everything. Gone are the hilly tarmac roads, moist seaside air and vast, barren moorlands. All replaced by flat as a table […]

BIG changes are coming (?)

…like anybody I find I’m drawn to things that sometimes seem all wrong.Dominique Fraissard I guess I’m sick of pushing, especially when there’s a chance I could still be pedaling…. Winter, some 900 days ago, white, new rubber, fancy… with spikes… Into the forest! no can do, to thin, cutting into the cold crust… Head […]

Here and now

Rwy’n caru Cymru!Me …the end. Just came back from our trip down the welsh spine. We had chosen the worst week possible it seems. One sunny day. One. Afterwards it’s hide and seek with the sun and then the weather just started pouring on and over us, our paths and bridges.  But the views and […]

There and then

The beginning… questions searchesisohypsessurges  stuff lists  waypoints test ridessage advice     last things  phone ringsthree guysblue skies  forecasts  great hopeshighs lows  who knows  last hours  wild flowers postcardsthought shards heart beats sweet treats rolling hillsdownhill thrills Now, I  Stand.  Inhale the view. Pedal on.