We all have our own ‘thought occupiers’ on rides, and they become a lot more noticeable on solo excursions. I think most people default to extrapolation of head unit data. Who knew simple math could be such an addicting distraction? Others spend the hours thinking about more meaningful things, like Phil Gaimon for instance. Between him and Michael Barry (I know, I know…), cyclists make pretty good writers. And if it’s poetry you’re looking for, check out DDD 046.