Newsletter Nº197

Picture in banner is a still from Bicycling Presents: Leo Rodgers.   Hello from Workspace Six under the tracks of Amsterdam Central Station! Since Wednesday, I’m back from a whirlwind trip of 5 airports in 3 days to Florida for the 12th time since Sept 2018. I left...

Newsletter Nº196

Artwork in banner is from Zero Lemon Podcasts.   Hello from Holland! For those readers also here in The Netherlands, goedenavond : ) I’m consistently trying to up my game with this newsletter and already knew consistency is key but Damian Radcliffe’s eight recommendations to slay your newsletter...

Newsletter Nº195

Picture in banner a still from Into the Rift.   “Tough times don’t last, tough people do, remember?” ― Gregory Peck Earlier this week, I got a cold call from someone named Rochelle. She does business consulting here in Amsterdam, is also from the USA and she is working...

Newsletter Nº194

Picture in banner a still from DER JUNGE MUSS VON DER STRASSE .   Hello! Also an extra hello to quite a few new subscribers! : ) I’ve spent this week working at Workspace Six again. The Netherlands is easing restrictions and we’ve also restarted our Ampler Test rides....

Newsletter Nº193

Picture in banner is a still from Tim Krabbé - RIDING.   Hello from The Baarsjes in Amsterdam! As the uncertainty of this era ushered by the novel coronavirus continues to unfold around the world, I (like most people) am trying to make sense of it through the...

Newsletter Nº192

Picture in banner by Lauren Jenkins.   The quarantine continues in Amsterdam & likely where you are too.   But things are relaxing here. Schools & businesses are slowly re-opening. The eeriness, awkwardness and tension in public spaces is dissolving. At least here in The Netherlands, a daily life...

Newsletter Nº191

Artwork in banner by Lotte van de Hoef as part of the Confetti EP project   It is difficult times right now but I think also times where people rethink certain values in life. I am sure that the outdoors will be more important and people will...

Newsletter Nº190

Picture in banner by Yorit Kluitman   Greetings from Amsterdam. Another week of quarantine. Does it feel routine or surreal? Either way, the malaise is real and the horizon is hazy. I’ve been typing and deleted an intro for too long now. Just like Andy from OPEN (see link...

Newsletter Nº189

Picture in banner by Kevin Benkenstein   I spared you virus buzzwords in the subject line but it’d be silly to not address how things are changing around us daily. One email that stuck out among the weird ‘letter from our CEO about how we’re handling COVID...

Newsletter Nº188

Picture in banner by Rob Quirk   Hey, how are you holding up? I’m doing ok. This had been a weird week for everyone. I know it has been an especially tough one for some, yet a strangely similar one for others (those already working remote) but undeniably different...