I’m going off grid

For the next five days I will be away from internet, electricity, traffic and hot running water. My wife and I are taking a long overdue camping trip and it can’t come soon enough. We’ll be walking, swimming and surfing. But there’s also going to be plenty of time to sit still. To read my…

Holiday ups and downs

I’ve been on holiday. My wife and I spent all day Monday cycling through the beautiful English countryside. We literally did a great deal of ups and downs. And it was nearly sunny. We covered 48 miles in a day (that’s 77 km for you non-metric types). Our destination was the sea, and it was…