While I was riding out to California to visit my brother a few years back, I spotted a beautiful mural painted on the wall of a building. I was amazed at the quality of the artwork and the fact that it was just out there for all of us to enjoy. The parking lot extended […]
If you already ride, this is the kind of view that makes you smile. If you’ve got riding somewhere in your DNA, a scene like this will give you a subtle but compelling urge to go buy a motorcycle.
Doesn’t this just make you want to ride?
I was riding my Road King east on US 50 quite a few years back, when I came across a tall cottonwood tree decorated with hundreds of pairs of shoes that had been thrown up into the branches. I stopped and spent a pleasant couple of hours in the shade, contemplating that unusual tree. Nobody […]
A good friend of mine died a while back. I was sad to see him go for a lot of reasons. One was his infectious love of music. That guy had more CDs and records than a lot of music stores and his collection spanned a wide range – both in years and genre. His…
Roman Keane, the protagonist in the Road King Chronicles, visits Civil War battlefields whenever he can. In fact, part of the action in RKC: Blue Ridge Run takes place on the Manassas battlefield. In RKC: South Dakota Dead, Roman talks about his visit to the part of the Gettysburg battlefield where the north and south […]
Last year I was driving south along I-5 in Washington state when I saw this Cobra on display at the Veterans’ Memorial Museum in Chehalis. It looked so much like the scene I imagined for Road King Chronicles: Second Hand Snake that I had to pull over for a visit. It’s nice to see memorials…