Just to level set, sliding along the street at 40mph is not nearly as much fun as you might think.
All jesting aside, I was very lucky on Wednesday night. Despite the fact that I was going 40 miles per hour I only ended up with Continue reading Never Mind Me; I’m Just Sliding Along…
I’m sitting at my favorite coffee shop near the Lake of the Ozarks (Omega Coffee) sipping on macchiato right now after a roughly 2-hour motorcycle ride down here. Along the way I discovered that I really like taking a roadtrip on my Shadow 750.
First, I have no idea how long I’ve been riding. My sense of time estimates is roughly equivalent of a 3 year-old; I might have been writing this particular post for 4 minutes or 3 hours – I just don’t know. (ok, it’s Continue reading Learning on Two Wheels
I’m almost legit.
I passed my Motorcycle Safety Foundation Basic Rider Safety Course at Gail’s Harley-Davidson (the Rider’s Edge). With flying colors, I might add – one of only two people in the class that Continue reading Two Wheels, No Problem
Motorcycle + deer + 50 miles per hour is not an equation that has a positive outcome for either party involved. Yet that’s math that a friend of mine found himself in the middle of this past weekend on the way to volleyball. Luckily he survived the abrupt lesson in physics; the deer didn’t.
Considering I’m working on getting my motorcycle license that was quite a wake-up call. Not that riding a motorcycle can be dangerous (I already knew that) but that Continue reading Real Life Lessons In Math