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  • 52 References 33 Confirmed & Positive
  • Fluent in English; learning French, Russian, Spanish
  • 38, Male
  • Member since 2009
  • musician, photographer, human
  • B.A. in International Communication
  • No hometown listed
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About Me


Learn and share what I've learned. Play music. Teach yoga, massage and taichi. Cook ayurvedic and healthy stuff.


I play guitar and harmonica. Write songs and play Kirtan and mantra style. Enjoy documentary photography and video projects. Let me document something about you, your loved ones and your world. Let's do it in an honest way. (


treat others as you would like to be treated. one man's freedom ends where another begins

Why I’m on Couchsurfing


sharing, learning, listening, adapting..staying open. learning how to interact with different people


i have met many good people who invited me into their lives and homes, and i have done the same.


guitar, harmonica, banjo, house music, dancing, being free, photography laughing, friendship, openness, bodywork

  • photography
  • festivals
  • dancing
  • yoga
  • music
  • folk music
  • electronic music
  • guitar
  • hiking
  • languages

Music, Movies, and Books

dan bern, cake, greg brown, fila brasilia, acoustic alchemy, bright eyes, jackson browne, mississippi john hurt, funky breaks..

One Amazing Thing I’ve Done

multi day solo hikes in trinity alps, nothern cal, sangre de cristo mtns, new mexico, ishi wilderness in northern cal, brecon beacons in wales. played on stage at festival in Siberia twice. adventured in tuva (home of throat singers), help build photography program in mexico. learnt the basics of the 75- tai chi form lao jia yi lu in chen village in china

Teach, Learn, Share

happy to teach beginning guitar, qi gong, yoga. have been called 'jack of all hippy trades' which i took as a complement. would like to work on languages, learn bodywork (shiatsu, thai)

What I Can Share with Hosts

Cooking, yoga, herbal health

Countries I’ve Visited

Australia, Guatemala, Switzerland

Countries I’ve Lived In

United States

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