The old man considered me carefully, sizing me up, his face a map of time. He looked me up and down, taking in my pale skin, my dust-spattered face, my shabby cycling gear, noisy cycling shoes and looked briefly over my shoulder at my fellow riders who were trying to form an orderly queue behind me. […]Read more "Buen Camino: Cycling the Camino De Santiago"
Minimum-maximum Beats per minute Minimum-maximum Beats per minute __________ Photography by Damien DeBarra © 2017. Image of Calvin Cheung, riding for Hub Velo. Taken at the London Velodrome, Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, Lee Valley. Lyrics from Elektro Kardiogramm by KraftwerkRead more "Minimum Maximum"
Now look up, look up higher and see It’s not as hard as you figured it would be Now two tons, two tons lighter Agreed, now, if it’s all right with you, then it’s all right with me And up on the hill is where you find us And up on the hill that […]Read more "Up On The Hill"
We could fade away
I’m not going down
Too cold to see
We have to take cover
Beyond these broken bars
I pictured us in another life
Where we’re all super stars
Photography by Damien DeBarra © 2017
Lyrics from Cover Me by Depeche ModeRead more "Cover Me"
Hello again. So, yes, we’re cycling from London to Paris. Again. This will be my third year taking part in the Bloodwise London to Paris bike ride. It starts September 14th from Eltham Palace in London, arriving at Dover that evening. One ferry trip later, the group arrives at Calais in France. Day two sees […]Read more "London to Paris: Year 3"