Tag Archives: freedom

Noticing the Barely Noticeable

I didn’t notice it at first, but maybe because it wasn’t that noticeable. Subtle differences in everyday life are not that distinctive.  A situation that is not identical every day is likely to not resonate differences mostly because it is … Continue reading

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The day without a jacket

I have to admit that I like winter and cold weather.  I also love winter sports like skiing. I don’t moan and complain about the cold like some people.  I don’t even really have a winter jacket.  I have a … Continue reading

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August 10, 2014: Downhill Full Speed Ahead

  On my early evening bike ride I managed to chug around the neighbourhood.  I explored streets I had never been down, including quite a number of parks.  My town is certainly very green.  The weather was perfect, neither too … Continue reading

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August 3, 2014: What Not Working Tomorrow Means

Like most of you, or some of you….I can’t really be sure, when Sunday night rolls around, I start to wonder if I actually accomplished anything.  Sometimes this starts Sunday afternoon.  I mean, someone is going to ask me what … Continue reading

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August 2, 2014: Back in the Saddle Again

  I spent at least an hour at a local bicycle shop this afternoon, maybe more.  I tried on some bike shorts, looked at pedals (they don’t come with the bike–who knew), and kicked the tires as if I were … Continue reading

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July 30, 2014: Time to Browse, Time to Dream

  Today’s Perfect Moment is having and taking time to look around the bike shop.  There is just something fundamentally satisfying with looking at new bikes.  It could be the mechanical precision or the sleekness of a modern bike that … Continue reading

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June 24 2014 An unedited person

How long is a moment?  There might be some scientific way, and probably some pseudo-scientific way to measure it, but I can’t really see the point.  After fifty posts (I was surprised that it had been that many) I can … Continue reading

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June 6, 2014 Relief in the Form of a Bus

Today had quite a few good moments.  I had delicious Mexican food, dozens of selfies with my departing students, beer, ping pong, darts, coffee and conversation.  The last of which would have rated as today’s perfect moment had it ended … Continue reading

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