Red Rock Country

Coconino, Yavapai, Gila and Tonto are names of the counties and National Forests I have been riding through this past week in northern Arizona. The very words have a romantic, exciting quality to them that is more than justified by the lands they label. They have all been amazingly beautiful, with the area around Sedona…

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Heading East

I have decided to head east from California, on a train, with my bike. (It’s rather hot to be riding my bike across the desert, though some would.) I want to go to Florida and to Ireland eventually, so it makes sense to go this way.  I’ve long wanted to see more of the Southwest,…

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Mother-Daughter Time

Micaela and I are close and we love each other very much. We are blessed to have each other and to have such a good relationship. And, once a mother it’s hard to stop being a mother. Mica has been on her own for some seven years now– long enough to be released from the doting…

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