Monthly Archives: February 2011

Not In Service

During the winter months, it’s difficult to avoid cycling in the dark, if, like me, a bicycle is your main mode of transport.  So, as I have mentioned in previous posts, I am used to criss- crossing the streets in … Continue reading

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Slip Sliding Away

People who have mental health problems sometimes complain about feeling ‘out of control’.  This might refer to chaotic, impulsive  behaviour that is associated with symptoms of Bi Polar Disorder.  Typically sufferers experience life ‘in the fast lane’.  Thoughts whizz by, … Continue reading

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Zig – Zag Man

Although I mainly ride a touring bike and stick to roads when I ride, I also own a mountain bike.  You would be forgiven for thinking that it is like one person owning two cars.  Who would do that?  But … Continue reading

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A Balancing Act

Cycling is all about speed.  I have written before on these pages about the attractions of careering across the South Downs at break-neck speeds.  But no cyclist would be able to travel any distance at all were it not for … Continue reading

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