Monthly Archives: March 2015

Which way now?

Looking over to the South Downs I could see they were shrouded in mist, and the rain was starting as I put my bike on the roof carrier. It was time for a rethink. Eventually I found myself parking in the … Continue reading

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Oh chilly wind

The previous weekend it was a strong wind up from the SouthWest, by Saturday it had turned round and was blowing stong and cold from the NorthEast – arrghhhh – it felt more like January than March. Being buoyed up by last … Continue reading

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Listening to Joni Mitchell – The Vinyl Revival

Background: Smitten by Big Yellow Taxi at 12 Twisted by Court and Spark at 16 Confused and drenched by Hissing of the Summer Lawns at 18 Forgotten until 31 Revisited at 57. It was a hot summer in Croydon, England, 1998 … Continue reading

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Joni Mitchell – Urge For Going

I have been meaning to write about some of the recent Joni Mitchell vinyl re-issues for a while and it is still in draft. Anyway  looking on the web I found this  video from 1966 of the Urge For Going … Continue reading

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Out Again – AHOR:02

Still feeling OK with no after effects after yesterdays ride I took the opportunity to pedal the bridleways of the South Downs again late this morning. Yesterdays ride was fairly short with an undulating vertical profile.  Today I wanted to get a longer … Continue reading

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Blue Sky!

  Well it is 3 months since I last  rode off-road – it’s crazy how times passes so quickly – and what a stunning blue sky to welcome me back! The view above is from where I parked at the … Continue reading

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Back in the saddle!

Two weeks ago tomorrow the Doc said it was OK to get back to doing things normally – it was just what I wanted to hear- yippie. Common sense prevailed and on Saturday afternoon I went out on bike – … Continue reading

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