“The landscape for women’s sports has changed so much in the last five years,” Rylan says. “The shifting tides of technology and culture have really kicked the doors off the hinges in terms of what the NWHL is truly capable of.”
I find myself unable to focus for long periods of time. Instead of writing, I perseverate. My thoughts moving in all directions – front-to-back, right-to-left, back-to-front, left-to-right. I say, “If I only had more time.” Then when I have the time I tell myself, “I’ll do it later.”
A sense of calm, as well as a fear of the unknown, comes over you as you start your solo drive across the United States for the first time. Your belongings in the back and your future ahead, the odometer tracks your progress on the open road.
Keeping your personal life private isn’t such an easy task
“Look at what he’s doing to your lawn!” my neighbor screams from his deck.
Everybody wants to know what I’m on. What am I on? I’m on my bike busting my ass six hours a day. What are you on?
“I’ve been waiting 25 minutes!” a bowl cut haired middle-aged woman snaps at a nearby busboy clearing a table. “Did they forget about me?”
“How did you lock yourself out of your house?”
It’s the first week of June and an April Fools’ hoax article is still making its way around Facebook and the Internet.
The Importance Of Showing Up.