Wisconsin was…

A push off, a send forth
An extemporaneous excursion exercising
Particularly ponderous pedaling
Connected satisfaction as clipped shoes kick off
Click in with crisp snap, riding the front thrust of my cascading cadence like a wave
Crushed limestone crunching beneath rolling tires
Where trails track youth down rails retired
Chasing kingfishers catching fire in the sun
This side of paradise concluded, yet just begun.

We will be venturing through Rock Rapids, IA in about 7-10 days. If you’d like to send a letter to any of us, you may address it to:

[recipient name], U.S. Post Office
General Delivery
Rock Rapids, IA


About Ben Stark

My name is Ben Stark, no relation to Tony or the House Stark. B.A. in Sociology from Calvin College Preferred mode of transportation: Bicycle, Ice Skates, Feet Currently pursuing Adventure as Vocation Let's cross paths!
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One Response to Wisconsin was…

  1. Emma says:

    beautifully penned Sir Ben. you are so lyrical

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