Posts made in May, 2012

Can I get a witness?

A few miles ago, a good-hearted driver who had stopped on Hunter Mill Rd to allow bikers on the W&OD trail to cross the street was rear ended by a fuel truck that was following too closely. Car was banged up a bit, but everyone seemed to be okay and the lead biker stayed to give his name as a witness.

While I imagine the driver will think twice about stopping for bikers again, still it was good etiquette by him as well as the cyclist, and a good reminder of how everything can change in an instant.

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Another bike shot

Although this is just a test of the camera-to-iPhone-to-blog connectivity while out on a ride, I do wonder how many pictures of my bike I will take this summer.

Someone did call out “nice set-up” today though.

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Nearly home

View toward the end of my ride home from Shepherdstown on May 1820120529-171919.jpg

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About Me

Born in Baltimore and raised in Cincinnati, I have lived on both coasts and driven back and forth across the country a number of times. I now have the "midlife opportunity" to do so on two wheels.