Kaleidoscope Essay

In 2012, Stockton and I took an adventure. I wrote about it, but felt it was too long for a typical post here on Adventures in Low Vision. I formed it into an essay. I submitted it for publication. After rejection, I edited and resubmitted. I kept at it. Last year, I received a new…

It’s Like Riding a Bike

We snap on our helmets. We secure our water bottles in their cages. We move into position, gripping the padded handlebars and hovering over the raised, metal pedals. “Okay, on three,” my husband says, looking over his lean frame at me, “One, two, three!” We push off, teetering for a brief moment, then balanced as…

First Tandem

Hi Everyone, I’m excited for the weekend for a new reason. Yesterday, my husband bought a tandem for us. We’re calling it a combined birthday/5 yr anniversary gift. We might take a spin this evening. You can count on future stories about our adventures on the bike. And, the bike is a white 2008 Cannondale….

Tandem Cycling

With the weather getting warmer and warmer every day, it makes me want to be more active outside. As I grew up, I swam, cycled, and ran a whole bunch. I discovered yoga eventually and liked that, too. I don’t have much of a desire to be running anymore, and I don’t live quite close…