South by Southeast: Mississippi to Florida

August 7, 2013 Highways

Day 3, August 7 The humidity was so bad, my glasses fogged up when I walked out of the motel to pack the bike. After a little time, the fog disappeared, and I pulled out to head southeast. For a poor state, Mississippi has some mighty fine roads. Four-lane divided highways with smooth pavement. In […]

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A Conversation with Zoe Cano, London

May 29, 2013 Conversations

Here in the USA, many adventure motorcyclists dream of riding outside the country, riding to some far away place, or going around the world. Of course, there are those here who believe there is more than enough to see in the USA in a lifetime. Last year, I followed the Tweets and posts of Bonneville […]

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A Conversation with Alison DeLapp

May 28, 2013 Conversations

After riding through the National Parks of the northwest, and then riding as far north in Alaska as possible, Alison DeLapp decided that her next big adventure was to ride south as far as possible, Terra del Fuego, the southern most point of South America. Her motorcycle adventure took about four and a half months […]

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Stay tuned

July 24, 2012 Highways

I’ve been on the road. I am working on several stories. See you on the highway. Brent

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2012 Moto Guzzi National Rally

July 2, 2012 Destination

Buena Vista, Virginia There are several reasons for attending the 2012 Moto Guzzi National Owners Club Rally, even though I do not own a coveted Italian-made Moto Guzzi. I was looking for a place to travel to, to visit with and make new friends, and to check out Moto Guzzis. Mostly, I was looking for […]

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I am an Indie Traveler

February 16, 2012 Notes to Readers

I love to travel. My favorite books are travel essays. It’s easier to learn about places and people through travel. Travel brings insight and understanding. It was an easy decision for me when I learned about the Indie Traveler Manifesto. I decided to sign the manifesto and to support the idea of travel. Granted, travel […]

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I am missing you again

August 20, 2011 Sojourn Poetry

Sojourn Poetry You backed out the drive, turned the wheels,put it in drive and started out the neighborhood. I gave a “missing you already” wave,and you gave one back. Our business and travels have kept us apart,but our hearts and spirits are one. For soul mates such as us, there is no parting,only a missing […]

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