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Safer than the Stairs

It is not often that I slow down. In spite of my so-called retired status, I am rolling through life at a fairly good clip most of the time. But yesterday I paused to pick up  Women on Wheels, a cyclist’s handbook by Portland author, April Streeter. The quick-read chapters appeal to my pause-just-a-moment lifestyle. I cracked open the tiny treasure and landed on a chapter titled, “Safer than the Stairs”, a fact-filled answer to the valid question we have all received from friends and family (and perhaps even ourselves), “Aren’t you afraid of the dangers of cycling?” Continue reading