On the Road: Newfoundland | Rider Magazine

Coastal Labrador was the next stop. Newfoundland and Labrador, the easternmost province in Canada, fights a losing battle patching its roadways. Realizing it’s a lost cause, the province simply erects signs along the way warning “Potholes Ahead.” It’s a challenging slalom on a motorcycle, let alone in a car. I watch the suspension jolt on … Read more

Muriel’s First Ride | Rider Magazine

Connecticut Route 43 has new tar, which encourages a pace Muriel would not have preferred. Photos by the author. She’s taking her first ride on a motorcycle. Posthumously, as it turns out, but my Aunt Muriel is along for the ride, her ashes securely stowed in my top case. Muriel had not been a fan … Read more

The Long Ride | Rider Magazine

Though rarely on my bike these days, Hannah’s always along for the ride. Photo by Tristan Willey; other photos by the author. The room is dirt cheap and smells it. I’ve been on the road for five weeks now, mostly camping to save money, and as I lay on the squeaky bed counting flies on … Read more