Peter Shelton

The Cowboy and the Mountain Biker

Posted in How the West was Lost, More Sport, Watch columns by pshelton on July 5, 2013

I was riding the double-track alongside the South Canal, just north of Kinikin Road, when a man ran out of his home and yelled something at the top of his voice. (more…)

Ring the bells that still can ring

Posted in Watch columns by pshelton on January 14, 2011

At one point on Leonard Cohen’s Live in London album he says to the crowd, “Thank you, friends. We’re so privileged to be here, while so much of the world is plunged in darkness and chaos.”

With so much darkness in the news this weekend, particularly the shooting in Arizona, finding a subject besides the descent of civilization seems not so easy. (more…)