"These are Miller Moths and yes it is freakish. I have lived here about 11 years now and I haven't seen them like this since my first year here. Unfortunately there is not much you can do about it. Keep the lights out at night…"
"Same ownership as Flying Star of course, and I think Flying Star is overpriced. Flying Star doesn't have enough healthy low-cal choices, and their portions are ridiculously big. One can not cause the owners of trying to help our…"
"Sun Ray you have identified what many of us already realize about that area: it is dangerous for cyclists! As a cyclist, I am annoyed by the UNM student population that rides unsafely in that area. No helmets, dark colored clothing, running stop…"
"The Duke City to Santa Fe via Tijeras and Madrid. This is up the Turquoise Trail. The ride to Madrid is amazing! Yes there is a lot of climbing to get to Madrid (not to mention that much more to get to Santa Fe), but I love to stop in Madrid,…"
"Congestion and impatient people whether on bikes or driving scooters or driving cars. It is definitely a dangerous world out there. And cyclists (me being one of them) need to be patient in congested areas like UNM!"
"Face plant? Ouch. A friend of mine sent me an article that concludes that people can be seriously injured at very low speed and that the height from which they fall and bang their head has a lot to do with the degree of injury they suffer. We have…"
"Perfect. Krista, listen to this guy. I commute and do so with confidence and assertiveness in traffic and I do exactly as David suggests: assume NOBODY sees me, and assume NO car, pedestrian, cyclist, motorcycle or other entity will obey the rules…"
"Very nicely said. When I first returned to road biking in Albuquerque, I was too scared to ride in the streets and so my dedicated effort to regain road cycling fitness was self-constrained to the paths, especially the Bosque trail. There IS a lot…"
My heart and mind wander the world in search of new connections to the Earth and her fascinating and beautiful inhabitants. Systems analyst by day, seeker of knowledge and meaning by night, cyclist and adventurer.
Favorite Thing(s) About Albuquerque:
The climate and city's surprising diversity :-)
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The Drunkard's Walk: How Randomness Rules Our Lives
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