These are stories about the writing of Scott’s best-selling and award-winning book — Falling Uphill. It was an amazing adventure all by itself. Falling Uphill is a metaphor for happy accidents or learning from mistakes and how often we are actually better off for our mistakes. It was the philosophy of life Scott learned while traveling around the world on a bicycle.
A story about my first flying lesson. My instructor was a stunt pilot and gave me one golden rule: “Don’t turn the plane upside down. It’s not designed for that.”
My story on the Monterey evening news. Kudos to the reporter at KION 46, PJ Javaheri, for his professionalism and thoroughness while at the same time being a basically down-to-earth guy, who does all the reporting, writing, filming and editing of multiple stories all in one day, every day.
There have been a few additions to my bicycle touring kit this time round, and a few subtractions.
FAQ: One friend asked a very relevant question: “How do you feel?”
Scott circumnavigates North America on a bicycle towing a trailer of books. Update 6-2010: I’m a little sad to announce that the bicycling part of
A Mother’s Day Tribute Update: Having traveled the world for years after writing this article it is interesting to discover that one of the most
The Bionic Scott Above is a picture of the inside of my knee. Almost two years ago I was knocked off my bicycle by a