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March 26, 2020

Video 2

Lagoon Lowp

Another short film taken yesterday along Forest Way Drive that skirts they Skokie Lagoons.

March 25, 2020

Fresh Air and Quiet Roads

Ravine Run

– short video of a ride through one of the north shores winding dells.

March 11, 2020

Don’t Panic

What do you get if you multiply six by nine?

“In the beginning the Universe was created. This has made a lot of people very angry and been widely regarded as a bad move.”

Douglas Adams

March 10, 2020

The cats meow

Lazy Feline

– a warm patch in a courtyard will draw the efficient & whiskered mammal to a restful pose.

February 27, 2020

Flu Season

State of Decrepitude

I’m going down with flu like symptoms. So I’m bed bound, drinking copious amounts of tea, and takin’ ‘er easy.

February 23, 2020

A Little Faith


A very short ride out in the sun today to have a quick go of the helmet camera. Some operational logistics to work on. Shutter button use, leveling, glare… practice needed!

February 19, 2020

The Links

Field of Dreams

This fifties Triumph Trophy looks like it spent its entire existence in this meadow. The golden hued sunshine warms the cuff rubbed patina.

February 17, 2020


Stark figurine

Rebel Without a Cause saw Jimmy Dean as an angst ridden teen trying to assimilate into a post war town. This bronze sculpture has the protagonist cast as a determined youth riding his Triumph heralding an icon for the disenfranchised generation of the mid fifties.

February 15, 2020

Yellow Background | Bonneville graphic

December 2, 2019

Get me a hot whiskey toddy!

Poorly | There May be some intermittent postings over the next few days. Back from our travels but full of a bad cold and hacking cough. Normal service will resume in due course…

September 10, 2019


September 1, 2019

Geordie Biker on vacation

We’re awa’ te Scotland on holiday. Back in a week’s time!

August 16, 2019

Easy Rider

Captain America | “I’m hip about time.” Peter Fonda RIP (1940-2019)

August 15, 2019


Cooper Coop | trying the garage for size before getting the bikes moved in. It’ll do nicely!

July 20, 2019

Heading to the surface

The Eagle has wings | So said Neil Armstrong as the LM separates from the CM on its way to the lunar surface fifty years ago today. Its spidery and seemed ungainly form was spare and ideally suited to the vacuum of space.