Archive for the ‘pavement’ Category

— recently approved by the Los Angles City Council but entirely appropriate to support locally everywhere (but especially here in Asheville) a Cyclists’ Bill of Rights indeed and in deed…eh, that it might appear as follows: —CYCLISTS’ BILL OF RIGHTS— WHEREAS, cyclists have the right to ride the streets of our communities and this right […]


gas mileage

13Jun08

— I increased my gas mileage this week 5 mpg by reducing speed and acceleration as well as avoiding quick stops. It’s not easy given general traffic patterns, but I get the sense that two or three other drivers are doing the same. —


— lawn boy and textures a background of others number self eyeball an angle if incident s in cycle swift sheeting fleeting across some surface thick not itself as an embrace but that having a special characteristic in a world otherwise odd blood loss this sequence of words representing the elegance of an embrace remembered […]


— lawn boy bolstering conceptual linearity in time whenever lawn boy thinks about that would he do anything more than say hello officer success is a level of violence where people feel comfortable living their daily lives fleeting across some surface thick leaning whether or not elegant across the hood of a sedan to snatch […]


— lawn boy ponders the irony of pavement repining below an SUV chassis bent on impact with pole export boom and strewn debris shrapnel and a marketing ploy epithet generation x y or z via pathfinder punctured by sequential explosions whenever that means petty information collected and oddly recollects the peppery fever about a drowning […]


— lawn boy like others nurtures work related anxieties prone to reflection cut the top off the damn car lawn boy sandwiched between pavement and SUV chassis supposing thus that he shall clearly remember the punctuality of his embrace some thing in the cell SUV having used that to define a space when subject to […]


River Road

14Mar08

— Cycling the river road from point A to point B, whenever choosing to segmentalize an otherwise more purposeful ride, a ride with a departure point and goal based not upon the more honorable whim, presumes an association with intersections. How else enter a line? The section between West Haywood Street and Broadway on Riverside […]


— After icy panics subside, I wait for the rains. I do not drive a free floating screed. Sporadic drippings remain wholly inadequate. I want the roadside cleansed of industrial grits. Since restructuring the community around an idea of motorized obsolescence seemingly appears now and then a mere fantasy of some subservient distance, the daily […]