Travelogue: Driving In The Face of Extraordinary Times

This is a question that we all should be asking our family, friends, enemies, and other human beings during this period of self-quarantine and social distancing because of the COVID-19 situation. It has not been easy for us, as a whole. Some have reached a breaking point. Others have rolled onward the best they can.

Commentary: COVID-19 vs. The World

COVID-19 has begun to crimp several people's livelihood. It has become a global pandemic that has taken lives, quarantined others, and caused panic in various places on Earth.

Travelogue: Putting In The Work…On The Road

When you think of overlanding, you're probably thinking off-roading with onboard camping equipment and some extreme equipment made for maximum adventure and exploration. It is a new level of the art of going off the tarmac and finding trouble – maybe.

My Thoughts Exactly: 2020 Hyundai Santa Fe

While the noise and hoopla centered on those two three-row mid-size SUVs, we cannot forget that Hyundai also produces a lineup of fantastic SUVs. Especially the one that sits just below the Palisade, the Santa Fe.

Commentary: The Bucket List, Thrice Revisited

I took the time to review the first two bucket lists to see how much I progressed. Then, I pondered a bit to make a new one. Some of the old items remain – though I found that some have already been achieved.

Commentary: When Life Serves You a Turkey

On some interesting levels, it has become one of my favorite holidays. Not because of the food, which is what some folks would respond accordingly. Or, the annual football games in Detroit and Arlington, Texas. Or, the futile attempt at getting over the river and through the woods to your family's house for your annual gathering.

Travelogue: Highway 61 Visited

The journey home should reflect the reward of a great getaway. Even sweeter is a journey that is different than the ones before it.

#MAMA19FR: All Part of a Supra Day

As I said in a previous article, my colleagues made it clear that my attendance at the 2019 Midwest Automotive Media Association Fall Rally will be more than welcomed. That's all and great, but was all the effort I put into attending this year's event at the Autobahn Country Club near Joliet, Illinois worth my commitment to fulfill?

Historiography: A Personal History of Road Tripping

This year, it seems that I am indeed living my best life as a road trip journalist. Or, at least that is how things are transpiring. It has been an extension of the things I love – driving and travel. Road tripping stokes the fire of discovery, curiosity, and adventure.