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  • 15 References 4 Confirmed & Positive
  • Fluent in English; learning French, Spanish
  • 30, Female
  • Member since 2006
  • social worker/community organizer
  • msw
  • From monroe, ny, usa
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About Me


exploring the world and meeting wonderful people


i'm interested in traveling, conversing, and meeting like-minded folk, always willing to listen to alternative points of view. i love exploring new spaces and communities, feeling connected to various people and places in the world.


music (i play some guitar, trying to learn tabla drums & sitar), meditation, reading & writing, making short films, exploring, meeting people

  • writing
  • meditation
  • movies
  • reading
  • traveling
  • socializing
  • music
  • guitar
  • drums

Music, Movies, and Books

movies: ghost world, lost in translation, fargo, this is spinal tap, punch-drunk love, the graduate, magnolia, american beauty, a woman is a woman, ali: fear eats the soul, the bicycle thief, almost famous, laurel canyon, tarnation, breathless, 8 1/2, welcome to the dollhouse, hannah and her sisters, the purple rose of cairo, fantasia, dr. strangelove, labyrinth, last year at marienbad, the station agent, southern comfort, hedwig and the angry inch, born in flames, sideways, a question of silence, it´s a wonderful life, the celebration, best in show, a mighty wind, born in flames, jesus camp, the good girl

music: mirah, zappa, talking heads, the shins, sufjan stevens, neutral milk hotel, beatles, ani, fiona, bowie, kristin hersh, balkan beat box, mmw, yann tiersen, philip glass, radiohead, porcupine tree, pink floyd, traffic, the album leaf, the cranberries, gorillaz, serge gainsbourg, daft punk, immortal technique, public enemy, bob dylan, woody guthrie, crosby stills nash & young, simon & garfunkel, elliott smith, the b-52's, yo la tengo, skip james, israel kamakawiwo'ole, muse, massive attack, aimee mann, a tribe called quest, the flaming lips, le tigre, beck, the band, neil young, air, bjork, sigur rós

books: still life with woodpecker, nine stories, the giver, be here now, ishmael, the catcher in the rye, the phantom tollbooth, griffin & sabine, jitterbug perfume, lolita, slaughterhouse-five, siddhartha, the bluest eye, sula, allen ginsberg, howard zinn, ts eliot, miguel pinero, sometimes emerson & thoreau, kerouac, stone butch blues, the happy hocky family, giraffes? giraffes!

Countries I’ve Visited

Argentina, Belgium, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Canada, Chile, Colombia, Croatia, Ecuador, France, Hungary, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Jordan, Peru, Serbia, Slovenia, Switzerland, United Kingdom

Countries I’ve Lived In

Croatia, United States

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