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Transcendental transportation

This unique vehicle lives (or, at least, really likes to hang out) on Cherry, a couple of blocks east of Martin Luther King.

Transcendental Bus: Tranquilo Express

tranquilo express

Potential punch lines abound, but for me, it is not a stretch to say riding the bus is a form of meditation. It is how I separate and connect, learn and teach, participate and observe.

In the midst …

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How to pass the time at a bus stop, part VI

Frisbee!

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Eastbound 4, 4:15 PM

Bus braiding:

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Eastbound 14, 5:45 PM

My heart, across the aisle:

Bus Nerd and Busling, reading while riding

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Like looking in the mirror

Bus mom reading:
Bus mom reading

Bus mom walking:
Bus mom walking

Much love on this holiday to all my fellow bus moms.

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Deja shoe

The inexplicable shoes-at-bus-stop phenomenon continues.

Running shoes at Yesler and Broadway(ish)

Next time, I’m hoping to come across something cute in a size seven.

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Westbound 2 stop, 23rd & Union, after Easter service

And the award for best Easter Sunday bus stop style goes to … this flawless, fashion-forward father-son team.
Easter style

The competition was pretty stiff this year (folks at every bus stop in the neighborhood were dressed) but these two looked so sharp, we had to stop and give them props. Even Chicklet was impressed.

Well done, gentlemen!

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Why we walk

Fun figurines at small people’s eye level:

Chicklet's favorite window

My small people have been enjoying these dolls, displayed in a ground-level apartment window on one of our well-beaten walking paths, as long as they’ve been aware enough to look around. Chicklet’s favorite is the dancing couple in the back. Busling likes the guy with the “insrament.”

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Busling’s future (fingers crossed)

A bus nerd

See also, Chicklet’s future (fingers crossed)

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Bus luh

bus luh
Awww…

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