Seven months after completing my life’s dream–a three-year, 25,811-mile bicycle journey around the planet–I began to recognize the life I’d returned home to for what it was: a flaming turd of boredom and self-torment.
I’d spent exactly thirty-four months on the road. There, I’d existed upon seemingly endless diet adventure and actualization.
Self-propelled through hundreds […]
March 22nd-May 19th, 2009
“I have often thought the best way to define a man’s character would be to seek out the particular mental or moral attitude in which, when it comes upon him, he felt himself most deeply and intensely active and alive. At such moments there is a voice inside which speaks and […]
May 22-June 4 2009
"The golden moments in the stream of life rush past us and we see nothing but the sand; the angels come to visit us, and we only know them when they are gone.’
Of Demons and Angels, and the Raid Pyreneen.
I was done.
I mean, full-on, flat-out waisted.