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The same…but different

The same...but different

I was in Oklahoma this week. I did my law enforcement class in Tulsa on Tuesday. Representatives from several agencies in the region were in the class. It was a very rewarding session; good questions and comments, good participation overall. One officer even got up to draw scenarios and ask the other officers how they Read the full article…

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GET OFF THE ROAD!

Two recent incidents prompted this post. I had to wait a bit to write about the first one because I was so angry. And then the second one came up…It’s still a somewhat angry post, but please read it. December 12: “Cyclist dies in crash” The headline in a Tennessee news article December 17: “Orlando Read the full article…

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Riding…and not seeing

“Nothing compares to the simple pleasure of a bike ride.” John F. Kennedy That’s right. Nothing compares to the simple pleasure of a bike ride. And many of us take that simple pleasure for granted. Why? Because we can do it any time. If not today, then tomorrow. If not tomorrow, then next week… But Read the full article…

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Seduction

“It’s the first machine we master as children and the one we abandon when the seductions of the automobile take over.” Colman McCarthy, journalist The feeling of joy. Of confidence. Of freedom. Mastery of the bicycle is a watershed moment for many. It’s the means by which we can explore the world beyond the boundaries Read the full article…

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No. NO!

Two crashes in Louisiana. Two people riding their bikes. Two fatalities. Two opportunities to get it right. Two times they got it wrong. This is a long post, but please read it. Yes, it’s a rant, to some degree, but it’s also a plea to get it right. Knowledge is key…for everyone. One: On August 17, Read the full article…

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