Monthly Archives: November 2016

Slow Emotion

This edition was first published in 2014.   Regular readers will know how I am plagued by mood swings, especially sharp bursts of irritability.  Ironically, one of the most stressful activities for me, given the name of this blog, is fixing … Continue reading

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Yemen of the Mind

I was reading about racing cyclists in Yemen recently.  As you might imagine resources for the sport in a country that has been described as a ‘failed state’ are scarce.  The national team find it nearly impossible to fund participation … Continue reading

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Bicycle Thieves #3

To mark the theft of the front wheel of my bicycle this weekend, I repost this edition first published in 2011 What more dispiriting experience is there for a cyclist than discovering that their bike has been nicked?  This has happened to … Continue reading

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