May 20, 2010

thought for the day

As the rulers of cyclespace, we cannot allow our power to be diluted by countenancing many of the things non-cyclists would say. We cannot indulge talk of cycling relieving congestion for drivers. We cannot be appealing […]
May 19, 2010

Weekly Bike Polo Newsletter

WHERE TO PLAY IN WET WEATHER ? We’ve lost two matches to rain in the past month, and lose our momentum each time that happens. So, next time it rains, give me a call on my […]
May 12, 2010

Cyclespace and Its Architecture

This is another essay being drafted live on the blog, with the view to publishing it as a paper or book chapter, a few weeks/months from now. Though I’m borrowing from previous essays drafted first on […]
May 9, 2010

Bianchis and stilettos on catwalks

  Primrose, do not be too green eyed for my Velorbis. Do not curse yourself for having bought that Binachi Cafe Racer, for $720, when you might have bought a Victoria Classic Velorbis. It is the Binachi […]
May 7, 2010

More “bicycle space”, this time in France

Oh I see another paper coming from this, and soon! Bernard Tschumi’s Park de la Villette in Paris was built on the site of an abattoir—a reclaimed industrial site, of sorts, we could say. Critics say […]