Saw a raccoon that was the epitome of the term "face plant". Poor guy.
I rode 25 wet and cold miles one-way to work. Felt good at the end though. (Duh!)
Bike commuting lessons learned:
1) the wool hiking socks were good choice this morning - they got completely soaked but my feet stayed warm
2) good call on double bagging my clothes and cell and wallet in my backpack - the backpack is lousy in rain and terrible waterproofness
3) loving my DiNotte helmet-mounted light - bright and puts the light where I am needing it most
4) not paying attention to your speed, miles, data, etc. can make the riding more fun - in other words, you needn't track the data to know you're having a good time
Hiatus Interruptus #2: - [DISHEVELED BLOGGER IN HAWAIIAN SHIRT SHUFFLES IN] Just ducking back in to let you know my latest for *Outside* is now available for your perusal! It's ...
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