Tag Archives: Guitar

The Day After an Evening with Richard Sachs

You may have heard of Richard Sachs.  Or perhaps you haven’t.  In that case:  You should know that Richard is the dean of American bicycle frame builders.  He takes steel tubing and cast parts and combines them into the foundations … Continue reading

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Fireflies.

When I was a kid growing up in Minnesota, Fireflies were a big thing for me.  On humid summer evenings it looked like some stars had come down to Earth. I see fewer and fewer of them as time passes; … Continue reading

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Crap. Crap crap crap.

If you’ve ever read this blog, you know quite well that I am addicted to stuff. Bikes. Guitars. Bags. Fountain pens.  Computers.  Phones. You know.  Stuff. Or, put another way, Crap.  Bike crap.  Guitar crap  Bag crap.  Fountain pen crap.  … Continue reading

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What About Bob?

“Gentlemen,” he said, “I don’t need your organization.  I’ve shined your shoes.  I’ve moved your mountains and marked your cards, but Eden is burning.  Either get ready for elimination, or else your hearts must have the courage for the changing … Continue reading

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A Windy Century/Acceptance, Part I(?)

  I’ve been getting bad about posting lately; this one has been sitting in my queue for a couple of weeks now.  I originally intended it to be the first part of a longer thought which I now recognize may … Continue reading

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The Power of Brands: Invocation

This morning on my way here, I passed a young man who was wearing a shirt that looked just like this: By the way, it also has a New York Yankees logo on the front: The description says something about … Continue reading

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What Technology Could You Not Live Without?I

I got an invitation this morning from one of many groups to contribute to a discussion entitled “If you could name one piece of technology that you could NOT live without, what would it be?” Interesting.  So I thought I’d … Continue reading

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