Column: Brake-fest

I’ve always known I could go over the handle bars. That’s what kept me from really opening things up when heading down hills on my mountain bike. I imagine crazy hypotheticals such as a brake breaking, a tire coming off or a list of other catastrophes that end up with me flying. I assume this…

O Canada, 2010

A friend of mine just finished a drive through Canada on the way to her new home. It got me thinking about my own adventure exactly two years ago… I’ve always known bears are more afraid of us than we are of them. It’s an awesome example of complete absurdity that works in our favor,…