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Carlin, Camping and Stuff

Garage full of junk

George Carlin had it right when he riffed on our relationships with our stuff. "A house is just a pile of stuff with a cover on it..." Motorcycle travel helps put this into perspective.

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Saskatchewan, Physics and Love

Before the end of the first week on my first cross-country camping trip, my bike tipped over twice. It took me 6000 miles and two windshields to learn how to pack.

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Product Review: LD Comfort

After hearing me interviewed on SideStand Up radio LD Comfort reached out and asked if I would  try their motorcycle undergarments. My brother, about whom I've written before and without whom I wouldn't be the rider I am today, loves their gear. I readily accepted the offer of a complimentary pair.

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What I Packed and Listened To

People often ask how difficult it is to pack for six weeks on a motorcycle. It's pretty easy when you get in the groove. Simplicity is the watchword. Oh, and quick-dry fabrics.

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Lessons on Living Lightly

I think about all the things I have at home that I can't carry with me while traveling. It's a good mental discipline to keep me driving past the mall.

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