Author Archives: MotoCynic

About MotoCynic

I started riding motorcycles in 2006, and there is no going back. I've ridden more than 100,000 miles, most of it on a Ducati Monster, and despite setbacks and murderous BMW's I'm loving every mile.

Spring Trip an Adventure in Taking it Slow

In early April I went on our 4th Annual Spring Trip. Again we headed south this year since with the heavy rain California got this winter I was worried about the condition of the roads. I also was hoping for … Continue reading

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Still Alive, Still Riding, Still too busy with Child

I really miss writing in this blog.  It’s just very hard to find any free time when you have a small child in your life. Any of my time spent alone is often nowhere near a computer and if it … Continue reading

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Spring Trip 2019

We did it again. We went on a Motorcycle trip in the rain, er I mean spring. Just about the whole Family went. My parents followed us with the trailer and my child letting us all ride and providing a … Continue reading

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October Ride Pictures Part 2

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Amazing Ride Up to Eureka and Back

Early in October, over a month ago now, I rode the Hyperstrada up the Coast to Patrick’s Point State Park. I took the usual roads, with the exception that I rode out to the lost Coast for the first time. … Continue reading

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It’s my Birthday and I’ll ride if I want to.

My sweet daughter made sure I woke up to celebrate the very moment I turned 44. She got back to sleep, me… Not so much. Too many things going through my brain to be able to get back to sleep. … Continue reading

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Still Riding

I’m still riding. Not nearly as often as I would like, but to be honest I never have been able to ride every day all day… So I guess I’ve never been able to. However, it is even less now, … Continue reading

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