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Tag Archives: mid-life

Finding Courage to Relaunch Your Life

The "Courage" card that Jeri made for my birthday

My dear friend Jeri and I learned how to be grownups together.

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Getting Unstuck

Tamela and her motorcycle helmet

The 2010 calling of my soul was "You need to learn to ride a motorcycle, then you need to ride it to Oregon and back." Your mileage may vary.

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The Buffalo Zookeeper

I couldn’t get enough of the retired zookeeper's stories about spitting snakes and reluctant-to-mate primates; one of my childhood fantasies was zookeeping!

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The Illusion of Time

KOA office art

Everything switches into slow motion as I became a motorcycle centaur, leaning through the series of wide sweeping turns. Road magic trumps time.

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Reverb10, Day 31: Core Story

I always wanted to write for a living, always wanted to travel. The camel believed this was impossible. The lion in me won't have it any other way. Ultimately Spirit is my judge, not my creditors, not the IRS, and not you.

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Reverb10, Day 17: Lesson Learned

Prompt:  What was the best thing you learned about yourself this past year? And how will you apply that lesson going forward?

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Reverb10, Day 15: 5 Minutes

Prompt: Imagine you will completely lose your memory of 2010 in five minutes. Set an alarm for five minutes and capture the things you most want to remember about 2010.

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April Road Books

This travel blog will feature books about the regions I'll travel this summer along with those on motorcycles, women in mid-life with a dose of wanderlust, and whatever else I think fits the theme. Up this month: Investment Biker, Adventure Capitalist, Tales of a Female Nomad, Lincoln Highway, and The Cactus Eaters.

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