August 2011

Grasonville to Salisbury, MD via Delaware (15th state) – 65 miles

8/21/12 Grasonville to Delaware to Salisbury, MD via Delaware (15th state) – 65 miles After a sad/happy goodby hug with Amita, we headed out for Salisbury. While a little overcast, it looked to be a good biking day weather wise. Again, I noticed the hint of fall in the air – my favorite time of […]

8/16/12 Ohiopyle, PA to Frostburg, MD – 59 miles; 14th State

8/16/12 Ohiopyle, PA (on the GAP trail) to Frostburg, MD – 59 miles – 14th state Also crossed the Eastern Continental Divide We took our time leaving Ohiopyle. First, and foremost, we both just liked the feel of the town and being there. A very small town feel, but with enough activity and diverse shops […]

The Kindness of Strangers

8/11/12 Rest day in Cleveland I experienced an adventure today that represents a culmination of all this bike trip has been about for me. That is, learning to be present in the moment and aware and grateful for the opportunities that brings. Here is the back story: after the grueling ride bouncing into Cleveland over […]

Rest Day in Cleveland

8/10/12 Rest day in Cleveland Got up early and did some laundry. Then, Randy and I headed to the bus stop for the 45 minute ride downtown to go to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. It rained off and on. When we arrived downtown, we found a little cafe named “Al’s” and had […]