Author: Thorir

Another someone on the internet.

Slowly but it won’t take long

In 2016 I rode a bicycle in the backyard, to places I hadn’t seen before. Nothing to write about in World Bike Traveller (if that were a thing) but it meant being out of the house every now and then and, to an extent, being present.

Trail barely seen in between backlit trees

Weather, sample pack

This was a long time ago. Around here the weather is usually of one kind or another. Not a mix of various kinds. But that’s ok, both the usual state of things—pouring rain* that is—and the odd bright day, sunshine and all. This was different.…

Valley in black and white with reservoir, trees and hills.

You suck

Good morning day. You suck. Good thing there are two alternatives; be miserable or tie on the bloody running shoes and postpone misery, at least until I get back inside. Possibly longer.

Rocky hiking trail in between crooked pine trees.

New old trails

Oh Nostalgia! I haven’t been on those trails in years. Some I haven’t seen before at all. And I love them. And have the feeling I will be seeing more of them in the coming weeks. Much more.. Should be able to piece together a…

Shoe time

Shoe time

The soles on the VJ Irocks are starting to slip and I have a feeling it’s going to be a steep downhill for them from now on. That was a terrible pun. Had been hoping to get more out of them than the 600km where…

To spend a thursday

To spend a thursday

It could have been just an ordinary thursday. In front of the computer screen, perhaps even making half decent work, perhaps wasting time procrastinating. Fearing the latter and well aware that the former could wait until the weekend I chose the third alternative, to tie…

More or less

More or less

I seem to want to see more of this, and this, even if I will have to wait for it, and even this. And less of my computer screen. At least the hours spent on looking up information I don’t need, useless arguments and the…