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Bikepacking in the Wind River Mountains

Bikepacking in the Wind River Mountains

As I was pushing my bike up the steep road in the dark, I wondered “what do normal couples do for Friday night date-night?” (Cue Sara Jessica Parker’s Sex in the City voice.)

I thought I knew where I wanted to be but I ended up where I was supposed to be.

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Yin and Yang of Mountain Biking

Yin and Yang of Mountain Biking

I want to ride the ride where the west commences, and gaze at the moon till I loose my senses. I can’t look at hobbles and I can’t stand fences. Don’t fence me in. – Roy Rogers

I thought I knew where I wanted to be but I ended up where I was supposed to be.

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Being Deaf: the Invisible Disability and Misadventures  in Hearing

Being Deaf: the Invisible Disability and Misadventures in Hearing

Have you ever been on a cell phone where there’s a poor connection and you’re only getting fragments of what the other person is saying?  Then it’s like a puzzle with you trying to string together and make sense of the few words that you could understand while at the same time trying to listen to the bits and pieces that are  forthcoming?  This is what my world is like on a daily basis because I am hard of hearing.

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Rock Star Rider on the Bog Slayer: Laramie Range Epic

Rock Star Rider on the Bog Slayer: Laramie Range Epic

I am a rock star.  I rode my fat bike 70 miles in the Laramie Enduro race last Saturday. Some things went wrong and some things went right but the things that mattered the most went right.  Most importantly, it was fun, and I learned a few key things for next year.

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