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Day 2, or Riding & Religion 〜 二日目、宗教とサイクリング

Day two of “big fun ride” is safely completed. I’m staying in an area called Shirako, some 70 km from last night’s hotel. As expected, today’s ride was not particularly exciting. After the first hour of hill climbs, the route … Continue reading

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The road to choir camp is a long one 〜 合宿への道が長い

I’m on the road again, this time for business. Well, I must admit that I am mixing pleasure with work. The annual spring choir camp begins next Tuesday, and I left home today (Friday) in order to spend four days … Continue reading

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Seaside ride 〜 海辺サイクリング

Now that the students at Rikkyo University are struggling with tests and reports, I find myself with three free days.  What to do before work resumes later this week?  Hit the road, of course.  I used one free day to … Continue reading

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Kamakura to Yokosuka on a Brompton – ブロンプトン(折りたたみ自転車)で鎌倉から横須賀へ

I had a free day yesterday. As I pondered how to spend it, several ideas came to mind. Lounging around home with a book? Photography walks in the city? Then it came to mind that I haven’t ridden around the … Continue reading

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The nature of desire, or Brompton-lust – 物を欲しがると言うのは?

In Japan, we just finished a three day weekend.  Or so I am told.  I work weekends at the Rikkyo University chapel and have Mondays off anyway, so there wasn’t much of a change in my weekly pattern.  A national … Continue reading

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