January 6, 2010

Primrose’s Bianchi

  I should thank Primrose, and in turn our neighbour Helga who was Primrose’s original inspiration, for this whole move away from pure racing bike riding to about-town riding, that I am engaged in at present. Primrose […]
January 1, 2010

Lest anyone call me a greenie

Though I’m sure this blog will never get more than 2 accidental hits, my last post has me tossing and turning that I sound like those pious tossers who, in the same breath, can tell you […]
December 31, 2009

Piecemeal remediation plan for my street

I had my next door neighbour "Helga" over for dinner last night, and we agreed that forgoing our residents’ parking permits to turn the street into a green common would increase the value of this cohort […]
December 31, 2009

Have them move in, not drive in

My city is mostly governed by people who live in the burbs. They make decisions for the city centre that would be right for where they live, not for where I live. They call meetings in […]
December 30, 2009

8 for 1

Watch as I procure the essential contingent of 8 prestige bicycles for the price of 1 jerry built car, then transform my city.   = +++++++   From 2 minutes googling, I take the first car to be a mercedes-benz […]