In “Desert Solitaire”, Edward Abbey notes:
“A man on foot, on horseback or on a bicycle will see more, feel more, enjoy more in one mile than the motorized tourists can in a hundred miles. Better to idle through one park in two weeks than try to race through a dozen in the same amount of time. Those who are familiar with both modes of travel know from experience that this is true; the rest have only to make the experiment to discover the same truth for themselves.”
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Leroy Michigan (which I was told is the birthplace of James Earl Jones). This is what 7am Sunday morning looks like. With a soundtrack of roosters over the melodies of Gil Scott-Heron and Booker T & The MGs. Both the … Continue reading
Numbers are great. Better than words. I’ve always enjoyed mathematics more than language. Several times on this I’ve been tempted several times to discuss highway numbers I’ve biked on and their relevance to my situation. I’ve finally found real. Today … Continue reading
29 cents each? I just ate lunch for 87 cents. Can’t beat that.