Monthly Archives: October 2015

Stop and Go

Both me and the motorcycle are ok, but I was pretty surprised when it started braking out of nowhere at about 65 mph. I was taking the CBR300R to a friend’s shop so he could look over it for me. … Continue reading

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Right-Sizing the Yurt Doorway

My yurt had an igloo problem. I created my originally 16′ wide, 9 1/2′ tall yurt to fit into my 1997 Geo Metro. It fit, but at a strange angle that made it hard to use the rest of the … Continue reading

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Shopping for Cycles, Day 1: Hondamania

In my quest to replace my Vino 125 with something still fuel efficient but highway legal, I rode two cycles today at Motorangutang, a respectable contender in the highly competitive world of Cool Cycle Shop Names. Although I generally prefer … Continue reading

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Shopping for Choppers

I’m on my way into town to try out some new motorcycles! My Vino 125 has been a fantastic bike, but frequently can’t muster more than 50 mph uphill on the highways I’m required to travel to get to the … Continue reading

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Citation Terminated

With the help of the friendly people at the Department of Motor Vehicles, I was able to file the correct paperwork to prove I sold my EVT scooter in 2013, thereby nullifying my responsibility for the parking ticket its new … Continue reading

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The Ants of Awakeness

Putting on a pair of shorts full of fire ants was an effective, if unpleasant, way to wake up this morning.

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Wheels and Bustiers

The Plan: Live in yurt at farm for Permaculture, Sabbatical, and Community, have my urban stealth camper in town for bike- and walk-ability and General City Living. Move back and forth every few days on a motorcycle to reduce fuel … Continue reading

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