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NYC bike tour.

NYC bike tour.

April 12, 2012. Three weeks to go. My head hit the dash and my life flashed before me. Even though it was a minor car accident in Boston, as I sat up stunned, my only thought was, “I can’t die now. I haven’t spent enough of my lifetime eating chocolate.” It was a strange final … Continue reading

12 miles on a Tuesday.

12 miles on a Tuesday.

8:30 A.M. The old truck’s alternator blew, and I sat in the cab in the school parking lot and sobbed. “I’m supposed to be tutoring children right now.” I wailed to my mother. She’s in Texas, but I’m still young enough to need her voice. What is this? I thought, aggravated, later when I had … Continue reading