Literature

Bruce Weber on bicycling, mortality and Life Is a Wheel

As an obituary writer, Bruce Weber confronts mortality more than most. So he decided to bid farewell to middle age by taking a cross-country bike trip which he used to reflect on aging and mortality in his memoir: Life Is a Wheel: Love, Death, Etc., and a Bike Trip Across America. In advance of Weber's reading at the Tattered Cover Colfax on Tuesday, March 25, Westword spoke with him about his adventures and his thoughts on mortality.

See also: Poet Yosimar Reyes on the power of personal narratives

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Kyle Harris has been Westword’s Culture Editor since 2016, writing about the arts, music and film.
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