North Carolina

now browsing by tag


Spontaneity vs Planning Ahead

Myrtle Beach, SC to Georgetown, SC

I’m a fan of spontaneity. For better or worse, much of this journey has been built on that concept. Sometimes it means you get to do completely unexpected things, sometimes it means you don’t get to do certain things at all, and sometimes it just makes things a little moreRead More …

To Camp Or Not To Camp?

Southport, NC to Myrtle Beach, SC

For some unknown reason, I woke up fairly early this morning – as in, before my alarm went off. It would seem I had enough sleep as I felt very well rested. So, I packed up my things and prepared for the day ahead. Today’s goal was to cross intoRead More …

The Early Bird Gets The Waffles

Sneads Ferry, NC to Southport, NC

My morning started earlier than I originally planned because I had to finish yesterday’s update which didn’t get entirely finished last night. Actually, I barely started it. But it wasn’t entirely my fault. The bed provided by Ray and Melinda was clearly a bed where consciousness goes to die. DespiteRead More …

From One Warm Shower To The Next

New Bern, NC to Sneads Ferry, NC

When I woke this morning, the rain that had soaked me yesterday had moved on. As had the warm and humid air. In its place were sunny skies and much cooler air. It wasn’t quite jacket weather, but it was close. The wind remained. Today’s planned ride was New Bern,Read More …

Warm Showers. In More Ways Than One.

Greenville, NC to New Bern, NC

After two great nights in Greenville, it was time to move on once again. Thanks again to Njeri for hosting, cooking, and great company – I really enjoyed my visit. When I posted yesterday’s update, my tentative plan for today was to head to White Oaks Campground – in betweenRead More …

© 2024: Mark's Midlife Crisis | Powered by: WordPress