Obviously mine hasn’t been blog writing. It’s amazing, with so much time to write now how the impetus has completely passed me by. But, whilst I may not have been writing I have been otherwise gainfully employed in (many, many) other projects. Continue reading
My promise to myself in 2020 was to bring the blog up to date with past adventures before revealing the exciting new ones planned for this year. A little while ago now (OK, 9 months but who’s counting) I started writing about the first part of our 2018 Chilean adventure by bike. Part one was the spectacular experience mountain biking in the Atacama Desert and a prelude to the main part of our trip, the plan to go cycle touring in the Patagonian South of the country.
Like all good plans however this one had a couple of small flaws. Continue reading
So, it seems that after a mere 2190-ish days (or a paltry 6 years) I have finally written and published a book.
Yes it’s about cycling.
Yes it’s about cycling in a skirt.
Cycling in a skirt, solo, across Canada to be precise. Continue reading
Not unreasonably my friend has just asked “But what if they steal all your stuff when you’re asleep or are just really weird?“
Oh Mr Claud Butler how I have missed you. Whilst your body may be rather battered and showing the ravages of age and many miles, who am I to judge! Continue reading
I’ve come to the conclusion that women are more afraid of things than men. Continue reading
Acrophobia; the irrational fear of heights or Basophobia; the fear of falling; both both genuine phobias and both the current personal experience between which I’m shuffling frantically.
It’s a mental shuffle of course as I’m actually frozen to the spot, extreme terror rendering me immobile, plastered against the back of the cable car with my eyes shut, whimpering and clinging on for dear life. Continue reading