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Time and tide waits for no man

I heard it quite clearly. The BANG of the stopping pistol. That’s right, the stopping pistol. Like a starting pistol, it tells me when I need to stop. All last week my mind was like a pendulum, swinging from one extreme to the other. I either felt...

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Room 101

I’m pretty sure that everyone knows what room 101 is, even those who haven’t read Orwell’s 1984. Just in case you don’t, it’s the place where you meet your greatest fears and joy. Fear is what stops most of us from doing the things we want to do. ...

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Full Circle

As you can see, the new website is beginning to take shape. This is the new layout framework, but there’s still plenty of work for Janet to do, so please be patient. Things like the sponsor pages will combine onto one and link through to other web...

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Goodbye, Charlie! Hello world of practicalities!

This week I’ve been immersed in practicalities as my mind settles once more into a less pendulous state. I’ve been concentrating on things that will get me to the start of the next ride, and keep me happy whilst out on the road. I’d like to share ...

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Kerplunk!

I used to play Kerplunk when I was a child. A hollow tube with holes in would have plastic sticks pushed through from one side to the other. Once all the sticks were in place, they were used to support around twenty marbles that were placed on top...