While at Flying Pigeon LA I note that, despite the counterpoint of car addicts, The Beat Goes On, and that it's the famous "different drummer" setting the pace nowadays.
Richard Risemberg on Wed, 22 Oct 2014 19:25:03 -0800 [link]
And we need them, too, as pointed out on Flying Pigeon LA, where I note that Shakespeare Nailed it when he said that "one can smile and smile and be a villain."
Richard Risemberg on Wed, 15 Oct 2014 20:19:28 -0800 [link]
Then, on Flying Pigeon LA's blog, I talk about the delightful surprise at yesterday's BPIT meeting, one that gave me hope that maybe LADOT will see some From the Top Down reform over the next few years.
Richard Risemberg on Wed, 08 Oct 2014 19:40:38 -0800 [link]
But you don't need a special e-reader to read the book; all of the sales sites (except Apple) offer apps that will let you read it on a computer, tablet, or phone. And the Smashwords site also offers a PDF version for those who prefer to keep it basic.
I'm also very happy that Empty Mirror Books has published an excerpt—a complete essay, making for a nice sample—on its own website here.
And we're only a few weeks away from a print-on-demand paper edition, which I will of course announce on this blog once it is ready.
Our Own Day Here explores the perils and pleasures of urban culture, with an emphasis on transportation, especially—of course!—bicycling. With a bit of politics and economics thrown in to spice things up. You just might like it very much….
Richard Risemberg on Sun, 05 Oct 2014 16:57:14 -0800 [link]
And Flying Pigeon finds LA at Loose Ends over its (slowly) growing bikeways network.
Richard Risemberg on Thu, 02 Oct 2014 00:01:30 -0800 [link]
While at Orange 20 Bikes we take solace in the knowledge that Yes, There's Good News Too, and follow up with The Bicycle Chain: a Primer.
Richard Risemberg on Wed, 24 Sep 2014 22:27:37 -0800 [link]
Meanwhile, over at Flying Pigeon LA, I bemoan the fact that It Doesn't Have to Be This Way, as drivers kill and kill again in a corridor whose life-saving road diet has been blocked by a rogue council member….
Richard Risemberg on Wed, 17 Sep 2014 22:34:30 -0800 [link]