Tag Archives: cycling

It All Started with Reader’s Digest

When my parents realized that I was a voracious reader and that the nearest library was 20 miles away, they decided to subscribe to the Reader’s Digest series of condensed books.  Each book would contain several novels theat were abridged … Continue reading

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Pain and Joy on the Same Road

Thanks to all of you who have been reading this blog and commenting on it.  It’s fun to write again after all these years. Believe it or not, I’ve done a lot of physically hard things in my life.  The … Continue reading

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Sixty Miles of Friendship

I rode my bike sixty miles this weekend in an event on the Eastern Shore of Virginia called Bike Between the Waters. Let me repeat that – I rode my bike sixty miles!!! It was fun and exhausting at the … Continue reading

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Pedaling My Cares and Pounds Away

Special Note:  If you want to read a better written and more eloquent blog on bike riding, then visit my friend, Steven’s blog at: http://www.stevenkaminski.blogspot.com/ I had a tough week!! I know my tough week isn’t like someone who is … Continue reading

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Why My Wife’s Breast Cancer Was the Best Thing that Ever Happened to Me.

Now you have to keep in mind that the title didn’t say it was the best thing that ever happened to my wife. I’m speaking from a selfishly, personal perspective.  More about that later. Today was the seventh anniversary of … Continue reading

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Are We Too Hard on Each Other?

Before you read any further you probably know the answer. Heck… YES!! I mean I think we are WAY too quick to criticize and second guess each other. It’s a terrible disease to have; the disease of constantly being critical … Continue reading

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Aging Has Its Rewards

I’m not sure when it happened, how it happened or why it happened. I’m just glad it happened. Maybe it’s being 52 years old. Maybe it’s losing a bunch of weight and getting fitter. Maybe it’s having a “somewhat” empty … Continue reading

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