2 Bikes, 4 Tires, 5 Years, 12 Cities and 17,439 Miles Later…

Reflections on Dating Cities from the Cusp of Proposing. I drove past this sign for the Future Interstate this weekend.  I missed my own photo opportunity, whizzing by it at over 70 mph while concurrently responding to it with a combination of laughter and tears.   You see, I’m on my way north, to what my Read more about 2 Bikes, 4 Tires, 5 Years, 12 Cities and 17,439 Miles Later…[…]

What To Do When Your Happy Place Isn’t

I recently arrived in one of my nomad homes in my favorite city to date.  It’s our third date and we hadn’t seen each other for 9 months.  I had been counting down the days for this date for the last 4 of those months.  In my mind’s eye, I played the arrival for our Read more about What To Do When Your Happy Place Isn’t[…]

Your People Will Find You

If you asked me who my people are, I’d likely rattle off a list of admirable qualities.  Things like fun, trustworthy, honest, smart, accepting, and loyal would certainly be on this list.  Maybe I’d add on a couple more things specific to interests of mine.  It would be a list completely generated by my mind Read more about Your People Will Find You[…]

Reflections on a Year of Dating Cities

I have to admit, this really wasn’t my plan. In fact, I’m not sure I really even had a plan. I knew four things. That the question “is this it?” was whispering softly in the back of my mind, and had been for a while.  That my lifelong dream of living near the ocean still Read more about Reflections on a Year of Dating Cities[…]