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May 2018

What 168 hours in the saddle taught me about vulnerability

Uttering the words aloud suddenly made them concrete. This filled me with equal amounts of excitement and dread. Over the coming days, the mention of my cycle adventure was met with two distinct reactions. Response number 1: ‘That is so cool! What an adventure! You are crazy’ Response number 2: Stony silence. ‘You are crazy’. Perhaps