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The Ride Plus One

By Larry Feinstein “I have chosen to go miles out of my comfort zone, habit monger that I am, and take Frost’s less traveled road. Every day will be completely different than the day before. Accepting the uncertainty of each moment will provide one lesson after the other.” Sept. 16, 2015 This is a long [...]

By | 2016-11-10T05:40:18+00:00 October 16th, 2016|0 Comments

Hey, Charlie Darwin

By Larry Feinstein Photograph of Charles Darwin in 1867 by Julia Margaret Cameron. “Whilst Man, however well-behaved, at best is but a monkey shaved!” ― Charles Darwin, On the Origin of Species Where is Charles Darwin when you need him? Well, he is in my head, where has been stuck now for a [...]

By | 2016-11-10T05:40:20+00:00 September 25th, 2016|0 Comments

House of Words

By Larry Feinstein “Now is the time to examine the mindset of our present generation and to reflect on the way of life that it may bring about in the future”— Dalai Lama We are defined by the words we use and as simple as it sounds, it can get pretty complicated, especially considering how [...]

By | 2016-11-10T05:40:41+00:00 March 16th, 2016|0 Comments

Pax Terra

“Fair peace becomes men; ferocious anger belongs to beasts” — Ovid, Roman poet, 43 BC-17 AD Recently, I took my kayak whale hunting. I know I’ve written about my motorcycle experiences pretty regularly. The ocean is a blank canvas for my internal dialogue, in much the same way as cruising on a perfect day. I [...]

By | 2016-11-10T05:40:44+00:00 February 27th, 2016|0 Comments

A Motorcycle Moment

By Larry Feinstein Shane Feinstein I had been laboring over a letter to my grandson, Shane, who turned seven Dec. 13. I am flying to see my family in Hoboken, New Jersey this month and I thought it would be interesting to use the letter format for my column. I relaxed, confident this [...]

By | 2016-11-10T05:40:49+00:00 January 10th, 2016|0 Comments

Blame it on the Flu

By Larry Feinstein Larry Feinstein Each month, I get a note from the editor indicating the deadline for the following month’s edition. Normally, something hits me and I didn’t think this one would be any different. I wasn’t sure whether I should make a big deal about the end of the year, using [...]

By | 2016-11-10T05:40:51+00:00 December 13th, 2015|0 Comments

Both Of Us

By Larry Feinstein Prairie Creek Redwoods, Orrick, Calif. I am not sure when I would have started writing again if there wasn’t a deadline for publication. It has always been important for me to do a good job, everything from getting my homework in on time to having well documented presentations when I [...]

By | 2016-11-10T05:40:54+00:00 November 25th, 2015|0 Comments

The Journey

By Larry Feinstein Larry in the beginning of his journey. I knew at some point, I would actually be writing to you while on Larry’s Somewhere Under the Rainbow Motorcycle Adventure, a name I gave to this extravaganza of mine before I left. I have been writing about my planned journey for quite [...]

By | 2016-11-10T05:40:59+00:00 October 15th, 2015|0 Comments

Riding Metaphor Road

By Larry Feinstein Two roads diverged in a wood, and I, I took the one less traveled by, And that has made all the difference. – Robert Frost I have absolutely no idea what is in store for me when I pick up my rented Harley Davidson Street Glide on Sept. 16 in San Francisco, [...]

By | 2016-11-10T05:41:01+00:00 September 15th, 2015|0 Comments