Tag Archives: Roller skates

Flying

When I got to the rink yesterday  , there were the normal  small amount of skaters practicing, getting lessons, and goofing around. By the time I changed and got my skates laced up, the rink was empty.  This almost never … Continue reading

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Round and Round

I am exploring the differences in my newly-lively skates with their clean bearings. Lots to learn.  This morning I spent a lot of time just, well, skating. No tricks, no dances, nothing fancy at all.  I skated around the rink, … Continue reading

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Where the Hell Was I?

No blog for a week? What is up with that kind of shenanigans? I mean, really. Well, I was in gorgeous autumnal Minneapolis for a week for business and just got back last night.  I worked hard, ate amazing food … Continue reading

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Sum of Its Parts

I spend time on a great site called Skatelog Forum, where  skaters of all types congregate.  Under people’s names, you will often see info like this: Riedell 297, Roll-line Varient M, Grease, fo-mac/fame Harlick Custom, Roll-line Giotto, Roll-line 49 Magnum … Continue reading

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I Am Covetous

Take a look at this video and guess what I really, REALLY want from it: Not the starring role in a classic movie. Not the pretty stripey dresses.  Not Streisand’s amazing singing voice. I want those  fantastic, gorgeous and totally … Continue reading

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