Bike Commute Diaries: Keep On Keeping On

11 Aug

It’s Monday and I’m off to an earlier-than-usual start to a busier-than-usual week for me: product deadlines at work, advocacy meetings after work, a ladies tea to prepare for, and writing projects to complete. Sometimes you need a little inspiration to soldier on and push through. Then it appears, right there on the trail before you.


About the Bike Commute Diaries: Launched in May 2012 for National Bike Month, this series explores the daily experiences and unexpected things I’ve seen and learned while bicycling for transportation.


Posted by on August 11, 2014 in Commute Diaries


3 responses to “Bike Commute Diaries: Keep On Keeping On

  1. Rose

    August 11, 2014 at 9:01 am

    What a nice inspirational message on a Monday morning. It was a perfect pick me up from the not so good morning I’ve been having. I’m using it to change the course of my day!

  2. Martin

    August 11, 2014 at 10:37 am

    While on a ride yesterday, I was charmed and delighted to see a love letter and marriage proposal chalked onto the pavement, in short phrases, over about 1/2 mile of roadway. Perhaps for a runner, but I like to imagine it was from one cyclist to his love. I hope it worked!

    (Heading south on Meadowsweet Dr., Marin Bike Route #5, above Corte Madera)

    • ladyfleur

      August 11, 2014 at 10:45 am

      Wow, how sweet. Please tell me you took a few photos!

      I think the chalk message on the Guadalupe River Trail was probably for a group of runners or walkers over the weekend. But I’ll take it.


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