Monthly Archives: September 2011

Homecoming

The only word that comes to mind when I try to describe the events of yesterday is whirlwind. The day began at Johnson Shut-Ins.  I had camped there with Deane, Mark, Glynn, Harriet(Glynn’s daughter) and Adam(Harriet’s boyfriend).  It was a … Continue reading

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So close to home!

A great day! After sleeping absolutely great in Houston, I woke, had breakfast, gathered my things and set out with my new friends just a bit after 9:00. Right away, the terrain was rather hilly. Lots of climbing today. Having … Continue reading

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A little company comes my way

What a great day! I started this morning in Marshfield. After sleeping in, I rode across town to Sheila’s Place, a local restaurant suggested by my friend from high school Leatta Bergeson Workman. The owner is Leatta’s cousin Sheila. Surprise. … Continue reading

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I might be mistaken

Today was filled with a bunch of miscalculations. I certainly need to be more careful. It started last night actually. I am in need of new tires, a couple tubes, a new patch kit, some handle bar wrap tape and … Continue reading

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A great day

I was thinking this morning of how it seems I write the same boring things day in and day out. So sorry for those of you who might be looking for something interesting. I guess the facts are that I … Continue reading

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Eureka!!!

I had a great nights sleep and woke up late again. After breakfast and gathering my things, once again it was almost 10:00 before I got on the road. Oh well. The whole morning was a slog. Lots of wind … Continue reading

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An Oreo kind of day

Today started out a bit lazy. I slept in after 8:00 and didn’t get too excited about hitting the road. After breakfast and a gas station stop, I finally left town just a little before 10:00. The whole day kind … Continue reading

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Bitesize pieces

What started out as a planned “epic” day turned into, well, just a day. My plan was to get up early and hit the road. I guess I’m getting tired cause I just didn’t want to get up. When the … Continue reading

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A rest day… sorta

After such a long hard day yesterday, I chose to reward myself with sleeping in. Daddy likes!  I didn’t get up until after 8:00 and after eating a hardy breakfast, I finally hit the road at 10:15. It was nice … Continue reading

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As the wind blows

What a day! I started out early in Ordway. Hit the road at 7:00 and temps were cool, but the biggest issue was wind. Blowing 20-30 out of the ENE, which just so happened to be the way I was … Continue reading

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