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Clare Anderson

Latvia

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Overview

  • 32 Positive References
  • Fluent in English, French, Spanish; learning Latvian, Norwegian, Portuguese
  • 29, Female
  • Member since 2007
  • doodler
  • the gulf stream
  • From Bradenton, Florida
  • Profile 100% complete

About Me

Location on map is not correct: we are between Ainazi and Salacgriva on the bank of the Salaca river.

CURRENT MISSION

collecting wisdom through experiance

ABOUT ME

energy birthed me at the heart of the gulf stream where the tampa bay explodes in thunderstorms and warm currents. then the currents took me east to the other white land of europe to learn on the road from masters and strangers for some years now. the wondering ramblings turned into an apprenticeship of the natural cycles and trust in fate. Then nature spoke her words of wisdom and the rhythm rhymed with handcrafts and blossoming buds.
still learning and hope to arrive at a stage of harmony with all of frequencies around.

i miss the ocean when i go to sleep.

weaving mistress in winter, green goddess in summer.

www.hoboholidays.etsy.com
flickr.com username the hoboholidays

PHILOSOPHY

currently in research.

"...everything in creation exists within you, and everything in you exists in creation. you are in borderless touch with the closest things, and, what is more, distance is not sufficiente to seperate you from things far away..."kb

Why I'm on Couchsurfing

HOW I PARTICIPATE IN COUCHSURFING

surf em and host em

COUCHSURFING EXPERIENCE

berlin. göteburg. stockholm. faro. bonn. tallin. oslo. floirda host. wonderful, wonderful.

Interests

wise women power. gardening and harvesting. northern forrests. mushrooming. using all my senses, green leafy vegetables, and cooking them, catching signals that sound in the dark, exchanging stories with the leaves, appreciating the vibrating fragrant shaped hues of the images around me. working on new dance moves. doodling, usually mystical sea creatures. leatherback turtles. folk rhythms. avocados, mangos, coconuts. Banyon trees. live oaks. Salty water. gypsies n bohemians. throat singing. mermaids.
horse traction! alle!
weaving and other fiber arts and crafts.
fermintation.

Music, Movies & Books

anything soulful or passionate.

Rumi. Rainer Marie Rilke. Haruki Murakami
iron and wine. Huun-huur-tu. Woody Guthrie. edith piaf. prince. otis taylor. ....

One Amazing Thing I've Done

the mega springs for florida. rollerblade parade in berlin. yurt dwelling. a herd of raindeer. bio-luminescent dinoflagellettes. crossing boarders on bikes. crossing the atlantic on an engine-less square rig!!!! uprooting vegetables. riding in 1970s dacias. getting ambushed by manatees. fjords. les vendages. plowing with horses. grandmas and grandpas. flirting with flowers like a bee. a booze cruise with big momma. electrifing spring water in the carpatis. and everyone in between, especailly all my beautiful dear friends!

Teach, Learn, Share

i cant believe how strange it is to be anything at all.

i can teach:
how to make a loom out of card board and weave from house hold materials.
milk goats.
boogie woogie.
homebrew-beer or wine!

want to learn hot air ballooning!!!
and basketry, to further chances of making a hot air balloon:)

What I Can Share With Hosts

im a mean cook.

Countries I've Visited

Austria, Barbados, Belgium, Bulgaria, Cabo Verde, Costa Rica, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Estonia, France, Germany, Greece, Guatemala, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Macedonia, Mexico, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Serbia, Sweden, Switzerland, Trinidad and Tobago, United Kingdom, United States

Countries I've Lived In

Latvia, Norway, Peru, Spain, United States

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