Archives: Tour of the Americas
From Alaska to the very south of South America, I’m traveling mostly by motorbike to experience the land and soul of these vast continents. The details of the journey are anything but what I expected, yet the product is so valuable I would change not a thing. Here, I share the details and leave the product for you to discover.
After waterproofing gear last week, it’s refreshing to do the kind of work that shows a result. Here’s a new front tire, clean battery box, renewed air filter, and clean brakes! I’m looking forward to a boost in fuel economy. The front tire change is a tricky one, and I owe a thank you to […]
I was a goof-off in math class all through grades six, seven, eight, nine, and ten. That’s roughly pre-algebra through geometry and including college algebra. Most of the teachers along the way let the goofs goof off, and they focused their attention on serious students instead. We goofed around in the back of class and shouted […]
Two unexpected and appreciated gifts this week have helped put a new front tire on my bike. Clark and Nicole... Annie... you guys are awesome! Thank you! This new tire will roll with me all the way to Argentina.
I’m absolutely killing my list this week, though it is still impossibly long given that I roll out of Houston in ten days! One of the big items on the list is to waterproof my motorcycle gear–for cheap. Some of the gear was waterproof to begin with but has lost this important feature through the […]
Eric and I visited friends Clark and Nicole this weekend to help them celebrate a most precious addition to their wonderful family. This is baby Ben, and we look forward to watching him develop into one incredible reflection of his incredible parents! Congratulations, and thank you so much for your friendship and generosity!