Category Archives: Friends

As riders, we learned how to live

There’s a special few, a chosen breed That fathom just what it is to ride Astride their machines these men flex their wings And twist the throttle and fly. Death holds no terror, and no undue sway For these pilots … Continue reading

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Rescued a good friend Monday

Working on the Old Vic Monday…got a call. A good friend of mine was in trouble and I had the tools to help out. Seems some high winds the night before blew my friend around a bit…and while not injured, … Continue reading

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Stormrider…

Yeah, about two minutes after I took this pic I hit this horrendous storm…75mph down the freeway…cold rain and windy…soaked in seconds…lightning hitting all around…thunder cracking so loud I could feel it. ‘Wrath of God-type stuff.’ 100 miles of that. … Continue reading

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Zoom zoom!

I helped my friend Susanne pick up her new motorcycle at lunch today… The new Shadow… That’s a 2007 Honda Shadow 750. 3000-something miles. Red and flames. No scratches/dings etc. Very nice bike. She also did very well on the … Continue reading

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Artfest Fun

The 2010 Clarksville Fine Arts Festival was a blast! Lots of food, great music, and pretty good weather made for a fun day. Lots of high-caliber artists with quality wares made for a “target-rich” environment for the discerning collecter. I … Continue reading

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Valks in Clarksville

A good bunch of the Texas VRCC riders braved heavy, gusting winds and cooler morning temperatures and dropped by Clarksville Sunday. The trip was to eat some fine Italian food and scope out the Old Vic. About 16 riders from … Continue reading

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The 2010 Clarksville Fine Arts Festival

Make your plans now! This year the 2010 Clarksville Fine Arts Festival will be Saturday, May 22, 2010, from 9:AM to 4:PM on the historic square in Clarksville, Texas. This year’s festival is shaping up to be a great one. … Continue reading

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Well…there *was* pie!

Took the long way home from work yesterday…250 miles worth by the end of it. A great ride, and I needed it…sometimes serious blasting down the highway is the only way to blow the cobwebs out. Commuting, no matter how … Continue reading

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Steel and earth and fire and blood…

Indulge me if you would…and take a moment to listen… I heard this song this morning…it popped out of my mp3 player on the way to work…I didn’t even know I had it. A message perhaps. Not the strangest thing … Continue reading

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Valk Riders at the Old Vic

Had several Valkyrie riders come and visit the wife and I at the Old Vic this weekend. Glad to see them! Left to right…Speedo, Rainmaker, and Thalas’shaya. ‘Twas a cold day for a ride so they spent some time inside, … Continue reading

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