Category Archives: Travel

The Rumble of Freedom


For the last year or so I’ve been living in Milwaukee, Wi. This is where I was living before my year on the road, and it was easy to settle back into. Too easy, perhaps, but here I am. Milwaukee, … Continue reading

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And I’m back. Probably.


Sorry for the lack of recent posts. I have all kinds of excuses, but the simple truth is I was having fun doing things and just did a terrible job sharing. this means that we all have some catching up … Continue reading

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Grounded Hammock


Sorry for the lack of posts, truth is I’ve been busy trying to get Pain, Curiosity and a Bear Part 3 done, working too much, and both my last trips were on the big bike, mostly due to time restrictions. … Continue reading

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Grilled Meat–Part Two


Having reached the northern part of Lower Michigan, surviving the Might Mac Bridge and a flat tire, I headed for one of those little secrets the Midwest keeps from the rest of the country. Nice riding roads and beautiful scenery, … Continue reading

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Grilled Meat – Part One


One of my favorite places to hang out online is Region 4 of Sport-touring.net. They are a fun, active community and meet regularly for coffee and rides. I don’t usually ride with them, since I prefer solo travel even before … Continue reading

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At the Expo–Sunday (Day Three)


Sunday morning  the classes start later, and the various vendors are encouraged to cook breakfast for the attendees. Given the amount of cooking stuff for sale, it makes more sense than you would think at first. The Adventure Trio, while … Continue reading

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At the Expo– Saturday (Day Two)


I woke up at 6, about half an hour before the alarm I had set. With an 8am class I didn’t want to oversleep. I‘d known there was no chance at a shower in the morning, confirmed when the line … Continue reading

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At the Expo – Friday (Day One)


The Overland Expo officially started at 8 in the morning, with “Opening Remarks.” Instructors were supposed to be there, and my first class was at 10 so I was up. There was another instructor meeting in the morning, but we … Continue reading

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At the Expo – Arrival


Despite my best intentions, I just couldn’t keep up the daily posts while at the Expo. There was too much going on, usually at the same time, and every time I did something there was something else I had to … Continue reading

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Overland Expo Road Trip, The Last Post


These last two days of my ride home have been more about getting there than enjoying much along the way. It isn’t my preferred way to travel, but life places requirements on us all. The trip has been awesome, not … Continue reading

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