Monthly Archives: March 2012

The Power of Prose

I am a sucker for good writing. That might sound obvious, but it’s not always easy to find. When I do, I feel transformed. Or maybe I should say transfused, like I have just received a fresh flow of blood … Continue reading

Posted in Books, On Writing, Personal Essays | 4 Comments

How to Ride a Bicycle in Boston: Three hard-learned tips for keeping it safe on the streets

There are many reasons why you should take advantage of New Balance Hubway—Boston’s bike share program–which reopened for the season yesterday. There’s the obvious—it’s good for you and for the environment. But the hidden bonus of biking around town is … Continue reading

Posted in Biking, Local, Service | 9 Comments