During dinner the other night, one of the people in our group looked at me and asked the question I didn't want to hear --
"How did you become homeless?"
By now most people have heard my story
of being on the streets of Dallas in the late
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I'm Lazy... and Busy!
Rather than riding all over town to find stuff I need, I usually just go on Ebay and buy stuff. That way I can do my research and ordering when I have time, usually about 2am!
There is good and bad points though. Most stuf ... Click to read the rest
So, ok, this will be a special edition post!
I wanted to get this written before I forgot the details, and no sense not posting it now that I wrote it! Don't worry, I'll be posting the Top of the World Highway, and Alaska posts soon. Stay Tuned, a ... Click to read the rest
September 2 - 8, 2012 - Alaska
Ok, let me first say that I'm writing this a couple WEEKS after it happened. Wow, that seems like a lifetime ago.
Just a bit of back tracking, I don't think I really covered this on the earlier Dempster Highway post. ... Click to read the rest
Ok, this is the quick update post, and I'm planning to write a longer post later today, so hang in there ok?
I'm currently at a RV Park, in Alaska, that has Laundry, Showers, and Internet. Guess what 3 things I have not had since I left home?? Yea ... Click to read the rest
Ok, I know I promised a better blog post, but sometimes things change, right?
After I did the last post, I got that much needed shower, then I set up camp for the night, just in case the forming black clouds turned into rain.
Then about an hou ... Click to read the rest
August 23, 2012
Leaving the farm at Ryley, Alberta.
First Tank of gas on the Round The World Trip! - Left home at about 2:30pm
Motorcycle Odometer: 10184.3 KM
Well, lets see, it seems like starting at the beginning is so... linear!
If you've read ... Click to read the rest
August 25, 2012
The next morning I got rolling, somewhere around 10 to 11am again. Never been an early riser! Made it to Fort St. John, BC in good time, then was onto the Alaska Highway. The actual Mile 0 of the Alaska Highway is in Dawson Creek, ... Click to read the rest
Belize Blog Enteries (the first 10 days in country... posted the first time I had access to wifi!)
9 Oct 2012
Dad and I drove around today, the day before we fly to Belize, and did some last minute errands.
I bought supplies at Walmart ... Click to read the rest
September 12 - 16, 2012
I again appologize, some of these are not in order. Hopefully soon I'll have time to go fix that!
So, when I last posted, I was leaving Whitehorse, Yukon, I had replaced the worn out chain and sprockets, and I was on my way ... Click to read the rest
Orlando Or Bust Vegas or Bust! BUSTED!
When I started this "mini trip", I wasn't really even planning to blog it. I almost didn't take my laptop. I figured I'd keep track of my fuel and other receipts, and maybe write u ... Click to read the rest