Author: Joe

November 19, 2018 Joe No comments exist

What is our purpose? Why do we seek new adventure? When is it ok to accept our current situation? The world is a funny place. We’re surrounded by people who confirm that what we’re doing is “right.” How can we know that were on the right path? Society can trick us into a degree of…

September 10, 2018 Joe No comments exist

My body was tired. 40 miles in and everything hurt. Each step pounded my already sore feet. My legs propelled me into an open meadow surrounded by 3 mountains. The soreness subsided and my body did what it knew best: it kept walking. I became engrossed in beauty as I passed waterfalls, roaring rivers, and…

June 4, 2018 Joe No comments exist

August 2017 I set out on an open-ended bicycle tour circumnavigating the US. This video blog highlights the twenty-eight and final leg of my journey from San Diego to Pasadena, CA. This final victory lap took me up the coast in beautiful fashion. I rode up and down hills with the ocean always in sight. I…

May 25, 2018 Joe

Suddenly, I felt a cool breeze. The heat quickly subsided as my bike coasted downhill. My body no longer felt fatigue, but my mind was more active than ever. Emotions coursed through me as tears welled up in my eyes. The miles ticked down and my tears ran as I approached the Pacific Ocean. The…

May 14, 2018 Joe No comments exist

In August 2017 I set out on an open-ended bicycle tour circumnavigating the US. This video blog highlights the twenty-fifth leg of my journey from Tucson to Phoenix, AZ. This section of the ride brought me through some incredible scenery in Tucson traveling completely on bike paths. The cacti you expect in the desert started…

May 7, 2018 Joe No comments exist

In August 2017 I set out on an open-ended bicycle tour circumnavigating the US. This video blog highlights the twenty-fourth leg of my journey from Bisbee to Tucson, AZ. This section of the ride brought me down from the high mountains of Bisbee the low desert of Tucson. Along the way, I experienced incredible downhills…

April 30, 2018 Joe No comments exist

In August 2017 I set out on an open-ended bicycle tour circumnavigating the US. This video blog highlights the twenty-third leg of my journey from Hachita, NM to Bisbee, AZ. This leg of the journey was an incredible ride through the high desert. I climbed some nice rolling hills and larger climbs for incredible views….

April 23, 2018 Joe

These past few months have been a whirlwind of activity. I’ve spent time doing things I never imagined. My transient life ended when I spent two months in Houston helping rebuild after the hurricane. I’ve biked over 1000 miles across Texas and New Mexico. My mindset and outlook have been fundamentally changed. I began to…