About this Blog

I don’t really have much to say at this juncture.  I am getting this blog up and running for my intended July 2012 motorcycling adventures through 4 states and over 2,000 miles.  I have been planning this ride for roughly 12 months and in less than one month it will become a reality.

Dash is the bike that I will be riding…see him to the right of this page.  It is a 1976 Honda CB550 and I chose a 1976 purposefully because to hear my family tell it I began in 6th grade to pester my parents to buy me a Puch moped (to no avail I might add) and by my Freshman year in High School I was still insisting that a moped was a reasonable suggestion.  I eventually gave up but I never forgot.

I plan on writing from the road and also using a SPOT to track my real time ride.  So for now this will have to do.

I have been keeping this blog now since 2012 (it is 2015) and a lot has changed.  I now use the Delorme to track my ride and help me feel safe when I ride alone.  I also purchased another bike (2005 S2R 800 Ducati) which I love just as much as I love Dash.  She is called Bernadette.  Two very different rides that is for certain.  See the picture of Bernadette to the right of this page and just below Dash.

* GO to the Gear Roundup page to see my reviews on what I use while on the road

* GO to the Evolution of Dash page to see where he began and where he is now

* GO to the little tiny house symbol to read about my adventures



4 comments on “About this Blog

  1. OK my fave description was “now I know what it feels like to be a popcorn kernal in a hot popper” It looks like you are having an amazing time 🙂 p.s. you should go on more of these cause I like reading about what you are doin.I guess that qualifies for the people who have nothing better to do? hahahaaha ok I AM at work but thats besides the point.Barry pretty much said it was ok since he sent me the link right?

  2. Super impressed with your adventures on the 550. I have one too. Looking forward to reading about your travels here and posts on the sohc forum.

    Safe travels!!

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