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Build it Now!

Today’s bike ride took me to a roadside attraction across from Bowie High School on Slaughter, complete with Burma Shave-type signage. “Traffic’s a Mess, You Drive Each Day, Stop & Learn How, To Keep it at Bay.” I pulled into … Continue reading

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A Ride Around Mueller Airport

Where 747s once revved their engines preparing for a sprint down a too-short runway, giant spiders now roam. Or actually, one giant spider hovers over a granite gravel pathway that once was Austin Municipal (aka Mueller) Airport. Runways and terminals … Continue reading

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Painful Patella

Two visits to the doctor and an X-ray later and I have patella femoral syndrome. Also just worn out knees—like a worn out tire, says the Doc. My knees will never be 100 percent again, I’ll eventually need surgery, and … Continue reading

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Ride 3: McKinney Falls State Park

Growing green from the bottom up, McKinney Falls State Park reminded me of a black and white photo slowing moving into technicolor. I paid my $5 at the gate and took on the paved 2.8 mile hike and bike trail … Continue reading

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