Tag: The Church of Virtual Exercise

  • Good with my Hands

    Good with my Hands

    I’m behind on some things but ahead with others, and to fix everything is a case of concentrating for a bit and moving forward. Some stuff I am still in the habit-forming period of existence, others were just not summat I’ve wanted to do, particularly. Patreon is keeping up to date, which is what matters […]

  • Living by Numbers

    Living by Numbers

    Thanks to an article in Sunday’s Guardian I am now considering the concept of Quantified Self: a term coined by Gary Wolf and Kevin Kelly in 2007. The latter is an ex Wired journalist, former said magazine’s founder executive editor. Both are cited as founding fathers of the Quantified Self Institute in the Netherlands, whose aims are […]

  • A Whiter Shade of Pale

    A Whiter Shade of Pale

    Plus, in Interesting Aside News: at least one piece of my constructive criticism has been acted upon at the Gym. Stuff can and does change if you find the right words to use. USE MORE RIGHT WORDS. pic.twitter.com/zsf2ZzFRCX — 🗿 Sarah's Poems 📝 100% Passion Guaranteed 🗿 (@MoveablePress) March 23, 2019 It’s good to know […]

  • Run for Home

    Run for Home

    Alt completed her first @GoZwift Sportif o/ :: https://t.co/7DO7EukEGv #strava — 🌊 Sarah, Shonky Self-Creation 🌊 (@AlternativeChat) March 31, 2018 The last couple of days have shown that even if I’m not able to lift heavy shit for a while, my legs still work fine, and I can continue to train on the bike without […]

  • Amateur Hour

    Amateur Hour

    Dear Zwift, If you go and read yesterday’s blog post, you’ll see that I’ve finally accepted that your Virtual World is a great place to cycle. However, not everything is brilliant,  especially from my particular position in Watopia. The prospect of taking part in group rides is frankly too frightening to even consider. It will be […]