Speed Limits, Tire Shreds, and WhatSnot

You ever see those speed limit signs that say, “Speed Limit Enforced by Aircraft”?  What does that mean?  I always laugh when I see them because I picture looking in my review mirror to see a plane descending behind me with lights flashing on the top.  Then I imagine having to accelerate really fast before pulling over so it won’t hit me, then getting a … Continue reading Speed Limits, Tire Shreds, and WhatSnot

Gender Roles and a Note on Cat Calling

I’m just going to start by pointing out the obvious: I am a woman, on a motorcycle, traveling cross country.  And since the earliest planning stages of this trip, gender and my female-ness have been inescapable, looming topics, that at times feel skirted around, and at other times feel like a slap in the face.  There are times where I wish I was just a … Continue reading Gender Roles and a Note on Cat Calling