December 25, 2010

David Byrne’s Bicycle Diaries [Book Review]

What a surprise, to learn David Byrne, precisely when he was enthralling me with his lyrics, was enthralling himself with the cities he toured, not by walking or driving, but the way I like to as […]
December 23, 2010

How cities might vie for the cycling class

From time to time, and by and by, I find myself reading an advertisement for a job just like mine, only in some other city. Were I a classic "creative" I guess I would be evaluating […]
December 20, 2010

A History of Me

If I were a rock star now, as I was planning when I was 18 and writing a song every week, I would be fabricating a rather different history of me than the one I will […]
December 15, 2010

The building code’s war against spirals.

No architect can at once be a lover of beauty, and still believe the Building Code of Australia is even fit for wrapping hot chips in. Imagine if any of the spirals pictured below had been […]
December 15, 2010

Ladies, whose shoes would be welcome under your bed?

Ladies, you will be helping men the world over, simply by leaving any relevant comments about these bike looks. Remember, we can’t make you happy if you don’t actually say what you like 🙂  There are […]