Category Archives: motorcycles

doing “5 to 10” for writing (part 1)

Lately, I’ve done a few talks for high school students who are writers, or are interested in becoming one.  In addition to disabusing them of the idea that becoming an author is a fast and easy ticket to fame and … Continue reading

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wicked uncle kenton’s way-back video jukebox

It’s a synth-pop song!  It’s a pissed off rant against economic- and social oppression that rings disturbingly true even today!  It’s two–TWO–treats in one!     It’s Eddy Grant’s “Electric Avenue” and methinks the video holds up well for something … Continue reading

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cars i have owned and sometimes loved

A little while ago, I told you how I was going through old date planners (the books you buy at office supplies stores, not human beings who play matchmaker) and photo albums to remember and jot down bullet points about … Continue reading

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waffling about the widowmaker

This, for those of you who haven’t made her acquaintance, is the latest love of my life, whom I’ve had the pleasure of knowing almost three years now:     She’s a 2009 Harley Davidson Sportster 883 Low, which I’ve … Continue reading

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