Thursday, May 31, 2007


this one just click on it to see whats coming our way. looks like only a small cell of really bad the rest should be all good. be safe out there 11.

thanks MG...

for buying the first round, as the self confessed weakest link, I just did not want that to be me, it was the only little victory I was looking for, so I owe you one. :D

ran into Mg at the wrench while there for a quick gear adjustment. Thinking about some further commuter modification that I will have to talk over with the guys. Small wheel change maybe. And then saw Cornbread on the rock island. I was just so happy I recognized him. In case you ever thought I was being stuck up and ignoring you, while that is not completely outside the realm of reason, it is way more likely I just do not realize I know you. I sort of need people to be where I expect them to be to recognize them, it is odd, but then when I recognize them and they are not where I expected them to be, ok I know bike trail is a stretch on that one, I am just always so pleased with my recognition abilities even though really I do not have any of those.

Wednesday, May 30, 2007

day two...

of the summer commuter challenge and yes I am still having fun, I do not owe anyone any beer. And I am already learning not to kill myself going home in the evening, take your time, have a nice ride, you can hurry in the morning if want or have too, no need to race toward the barn.

This morning I stopped at the the cup (there should be an accent on the second the) and had a delicious overly icing'd cinimuffin, yummy. I am getting used to this riding to work stuff fast.

Thursday, May 17, 2007

the bike is moving on...

Thanks to Syd my old bike is going to move on to where it will get some love. Gravy thanks for being interested.

Saturday, May 12, 2007

free to good home...

bike needs new home.

19 inch nishiki 15 speed touring bike cantalever brakes, down tube shifters, excellent condition free to good home.

Sunday, May 06, 2007

the show was great...

and that is really all I can say, I just love David Lindley too much to give a good review. And I loath those gushy everything was great reviews, those are not really reviews. But I will tell you about one great moment when he was starting a new song on a freaking beautiful Wisenborn, he carts around two and really makes them sing, sounds like there are three on the stage at one time. Anyway he broke a string mid intro, hissed out,"sonofabitch" and never missed a beat. What kind of brain is that, that can completely adjust and entire song in a split second for a now missing string, I will tell you what kind, a brilliant one.

Sorry to have missed thursday Syd, work has been late these days, maybe this week though, I am hopeful. Going to breakfast with some marathon running friends and then heading to work for what could be the rest of sunday, hopefully that will put a dent in it. Got the Kona Dew loaded with fenders, it is going to be the commuter, and talked to Nate about a handlebar change. I did the fenders, not sure if I can handle the bars. I will think about it, maybe just let them take care of it. Though I do like tinkering around with it myself.

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Tuesday, May 01, 2007

wow it has been a really long time since I put a new post up...

so I will start off slow... david lindley is at the zoo tonight 6-9. That is where I will be.