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Month: February 2016

Driving Me Crazy

When you race bicycles, pills you spend a lot of time in tight packs. Even if there are 100+ bodies in the field, you move as one. You feel spaces and gaps in motion around you as much, if not more, than you see them. You also learn that there’s a definite mood – a personality – to any group. Some days the bunch is smooth, flowing, and calm, while on other days it would be ragged, snippy, twitchy, and angry. Those latter, nervous days would be the ones where I would quietly drop to the back of the show, and just get out of the middle before something bad happened. When I drive in traffic, my instincts still operate in the…

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