To Sell or Not to Sell

That'd get back what I've put into it and mean I'veput 15,000kms on it for free! I put the Concours ZG1K project bike up for sale just to see how it would do.  I didn't expect a reply but got someone who is smitten with it and immediately offered me…

Tiger Motorcycle Pixel Art

My son came up with this pixel art 8-bit image of the two of us on the Tiger.  I'd asked him for something I could use as the icon on the website (they appear in the tab at the top of the browser). I did a bit of beveling on…

A Perfect Ride

Sun's going down... Last fall I took my last ride of  2017 on a strangely warm November day over to Higher Ground at the Forks of the Credit.  The sun fell out of the sky on my way home before 5pm - winter was coming. The next day temperatures plunged and…

nosce aspie te ipsum

This past week I was taking first aid (again).  I've been first aid qualified since I first did it in air cadets thirty three years ago and needed to be current to take my cyber-security team to the national finals in New Brunswick next month.  As we were wrapping up the…

April Ice in Ontario

Some moody and increasingly atmospheric and abstract media from the icy morning we're having here. Taken between 9 and 10am on Saturday, April 14, 2018. Using the OnePlus5 smartphone camera. Videos modded in Windows Movie Maker. GIFs made using the EZgif online tool:  https://ezgif.com/maker              …

FITC: The Pitch

Dear Industry & post-secondary VR/AR Interested People, I'm at the last day of my first FITC Conference.  I'm buzzing from talks on emerging technologies, inspirational stories of artists thriving in a complex and rapidly evolving time and futurists shedding light on what is coming next.  That last bit is the…

Five Years of Riding: the beginning

Five years ago I began the never ending apprenticeship of motorcyclist.  The summer before I had a chance to ride a dirt bike at a friend's farm and got bitten.  My mother had always been adamant about me not riding, so I didn't, but she had died the year before…

5 Things To Do As You Die

1.  Enjoy the silence.  You don't realize what a noisy contraption you've spent your life in.  Blood pressure, thumping heart, straining muscles, bones and meat.  When it all finally stops listen to the world, even if it's just for a moment, without the factory noises you've been experiencing your whole…
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