• Traveler, Angie’s Story

    When Angie was a little girl, she would spend weekends at her grandmother Pope’s,  where her cousin Mike rode his Honda motorcycle.  This is where Angie experienced her first riding adventures, across the fields through every cow patty her cousin…

  • Welcoming the New Year and more women motorcycle riders

    If you’ve been noticing motorcycle riders the last few years, you have probably seen more women riding.  What a wonderful thing!  I consider myself to be one of the truly blessed women whose father gave her a motorcycle at a very early…

  • Like waiting for a a Secret Decoder Ring

    Every Christmas season I watch A Christmas Story featuring Ralphie and his quest to get the ultimate Christmas gift of an Official Red Ryder Carbine-Action Two-Hundred-Shot Range Model Air Rifle  for his Christmas present. In the story, he consumes a large quantity of…

  • "You're crazy for riding all the way here to meet me."

    Gloria Struck

    Gloria

    I met Gloria in June, 2015. At that time, Gloria was 90 years old. I had read an article featuring Gloria earlier in the year and had put a lot of thought in to joining the Motor Maids. After a…