Monthly Archives: March 2014
Spring started at 2:37 this afternoon and although I know that the calender means NOTHING in Newfoundland, it’s still very uplifting to know that winter has ended…officially at least. There’s more snow in the forecast for Sunday and Monday, but I’m going to live in my fantasy world until then. Read the rest of this entry
Harley-Davidson has recently announced it’s newest addition to the venerable Sportster line-up: A 1200cc touring edition. I’m absolutely positive that the HD top execs got the idea from reading about my adventures on my Sportster, and I shall be pursuing legal council immediately. I wish!!! Read the rest of this entry
I just realized today that it’s been more than a month since I’ve posted here. It’s not that I’ve run out of ideas; on the contrary, I have a list of topics I want to write about. It’s a severe shortage of free time that’s kept me from being creative lately. I spent the majority of the past few weeks preparing for three mid-term exams and trying to get a bit of exercise at least five days a week…then there was the usual maintenance and repairs that come with keeping an old car on the road. On top of that, February was a bit of a brutal month weather-wise, and I spent hours shoveling a cruel mix of wet snow, desperately trying to clear the driveway before the temperatures plunged again and everything froze. Winter in Newfoundland sure builds character.
I was inspired to write this by a similar post by fellow motorcycle blogger Experimental Ghost. I didn’t put a huge deal of rational thought into my choices, and most of these bikes would probably scare me to death if I actually rode one. That being said, here are the inhabitants of my “Dream Garage”: Read the rest of this entry