My name is Jeremie, and I’ve used these pixels as a window into my world. This blog was originally created for my cycle trip from Sweden to Pakistan, and I am now going to use it to share other adventures. Finding your boundaries can be done in any context; with a bike, skis, canoe, and even your own bare hands.

Cycle touring is the evolution of perspective. Seeing things that you’d never see if you took a bus, a train, a plane. Occasionally, putting oneself out of the comfort zone. Taking the long way there…

All along the Amstel

A friend sent me this Chopra quote. It’s kind of cheesy, yet inevitably true.

The search for security is actually an attachment to certainty, to the known, and the known is the prison of our past conditioning. Freedom from our past lies in the wisdom of uncertainty. Without uncertainty, life is just the repetition of outworn memories. There’s no evolution in that, and when there is no evolution, there is stagnation, entropy, and decay.