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Motorcycles Don’t Have Doors

by Liz Jansen “When one door closes, another opens, but we often look so long and so regretfully upon the closed door that we do not see the one which has opened for us.” Attributed to Alexander Graham Bell, this

Posted in Personal Power

The Best Laid Plans

by Liz Jansen It sounded like a noble and doable plan: take four months during the winter, off-riding season and write the first draft of Crash Landing, my next book. At least get a good start at it. It began

Posted in Adventure, Personal Power

7 Pros and Cons of Independence

by Liz Jansen Last summer I was a 60-year-old woman, traveling solo by motorcycle across the continent, camping, exploring, and meeting many wonderful friends. This spring, I was back where I started geographically, confined to a small apartment—the same woman,

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The Power of Letting Go

by Liz Jansen Ask any motorcycle rider what it’s like to ride and you’re sure to hear them try and describe that feeling of freedom, independence, and spiritual connection that comes from being out on the road. It’s hard to

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10 Beauty Lessons from Motorcycles

by Liz Jansen A motorcycle’s engine holds a tremendous amount of power—more than most of us come close to using. However, just because it’s capable of performing at a certain level doesn’t mean it always will. And it’s not affected

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3 Reasons to be Receptive to Your Road

Motorcycle riders know more than anyone about the importance of being receptive to what your road delivers. The road you ride, both literally and symbolically is filled with adventure. Rarely can you predict what’s around the corner. On a motorcycle the

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Five Overarching Tips for Unleashing Your Power

by Liz Jansen Enjoy this excerpt from Life Lessons from Motorcycles, 75 Tips for Unleashing Your Power. Download the entire ebook for free. The following five principles underpin the tips that follow, forming the framework upon which to achieve your maximum

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9 Common Power Traps

Like a motorcycle, you pack a tremendous amount of power into a small engine. In both cases, there is more power available than you’ll ever need. But you need to activate it to transfer that power into action.   To

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7 Tips to Increase Your Personal Power

Just like the personal power of mortals, motorcycles pack an amazing amount of power into a relatively small engine. Click to tweet quote. Although most bikes have more than their rider ever uses, it’s reassuring to know that power is there

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7 Causes of Loss of Traction

Loss of traction is a potentially serious issue for riders and something that most street-riders try and avoid. At best, it scares the pants off you. At worst, it results in a crash.   Knowing what causes it helps you understand

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