I am not sure if ignorance is bliss...
Miller Creek Natural Area
Yesterday I took a most pleasant hike around the Miller Creek Nature Preserve, located in the heart of Traverse City. As always, I was beyond thankful that such places exist in abundance in Northern Michigan. Head downstate, and preserves become sparse. Population density certainly becomes relevant. Preserves and natural areas are priceless resources. The best... Continue Reading →
Progression with the Schwinn Taff
I was extremely resistant to any wheel size on my mountain bikes being any size other than 26 inch. It is the size I grew up on. All tires were 26 inches. That was it (unless you were younger, and required 24 inch wheels). Why bother with a wheel size that seems to do the job... Continue Reading →
Out and About…
I believe my last blog post was published on the 19th of November. Time sure passes quickly! Since that day, I have been busy visiting preserves and natural areas to check off my list (recall the post: A Lofty Goal). In this post, I decided to take a different path (no pun intended). Instead of long-winded introspection, I... Continue Reading →
The uncharted calls to me The untouched--that without tarnish Fields of green sway to a universal pulse Why must my soul be drawn to a shaded path? To a woodland stream meandering through ancient arteries? Here I am but a witness to the divine I close my eyes to the light and listen I hear... Continue Reading →