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  • 3 references 1 Confirmed & Positive
  • Fluent in English; learning Portuguese, Spanish
  • 39, Male
  • Member since 2012
  • Energy Body Work
  • PhD student
  • From IL, USA
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About Me


Better than yesterday


Love Life and am Grateful for every moment...


More into living

Why I’m on Couchsurfing


Hosting and surfing. Love meeting new people, connecting and learning about new cultures


Mostly hosted so far. Plan on hitting the Philippines and Iceland up as soon as the travel restrictions are lifted, so we’ll see.


  • writing
  • meditation
  • traveling
  • music
  • camping
  • surfing
  • entrepreneurship
  • psychology
  • creativity
  • love
  • hiphop
  • entertainment

Music, Movies, and Books

Music...HipHop and anything with good vibes and a great message

some of my favorites movies: fight club; big Lebowski; cable guy; shawshank redemption; dumb & dumber; what about Bob... recent book that I wrote! Also some of my favorites are by Osho, Paulo Coelho, Dan Millman, Bruce Lee, Barbara Brennan, Mikhail Naimy, and Mantak Chia...

One Amazing Thing I’ve Done

Whew. Blessed every day. Don’t even know where to begin

Teach, Learn, Share

Meditation, Qi, Gong, surfing, boxing, snowboarding...

Countries I’ve Visited

Austria, Bahamas, Belgium, Brazil, Canada, China, Czech Republic, Denmark, Dominican Republic, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Luxembourg, Malaysia, Mexico, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Singapore, South Korea, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Thailand, Turkey, United Kingdom, Vatican City State

Countries I’ve Lived In

Japan, Thailand, United States

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