The Journey Back to Riding

The Journey Back to Riding - Val in Real Life

How do you make a comeback? An epic one. I don’t have a formula for you. I can only share my experience. I do know that mine has had three important pieces to the puzzle so far: logistical, physical, and emotional. And they’re all intimately connected. For those of you who need a recap, the short version is that on …

What Motorcyclists Want You to Know… Part 2

In my previous installment of what riders need drivers to understand, I talked about the practical points of motorcycling. Those things, involving safety and etiquette, keep riders and drivers alike healthy, happy, and in one piece on the road. If you missed that one or need a refresher read, click here. As Motorcyclist Awareness Month comes to a close though, …

The New Adventures of Val…

Last week marked my 43rd birthday. And I left you hanging as to what I’ll be taking on as my travels shift towards solo. Granted, it’s not exactly a well-kept secret but I guess I should just make it official here on the blog anyway. But before I do, I think it’s pertinent to lay out how I came around …