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Overview

  • 35 References 19 Confirmed & Positive
  • Fluent in English, Spanish; learning Chinese (Simplified), Russian
  • 31, Male
  • Member since 2012
  • traveler/teacher/photographer/poet/sculptor/human being/...
  • SUNY Purchase, New York Studio School,
  • No hometown listed
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About Me

CURRENT MISSION: About to begin a special sculpture/ art project in Northern Finland, (lapland), From there a tour of Eastern Europe, Balkans, and Russia, hoping to do workshops for art, collaborative projects/ literature sharing/ and just any kind of weird life adventure, and volunteering or helping on some farms/ restaurants anything . No solid plans. write me if you have a venue, interest, or passion for any of these things
This dates are August 2017 ongoing. Putting it out there for the universe to here. ( also a side mission is trying to reclaim romanian citizen ship from my grandfathers passport)

I believe in the following
"those who know of goodness share it."

Each travel forgets itself in the current one. And thus we are cursed to keep moving and changing , in this seeking to grasp both the present , past and future .
I am usually searching the world for new experience and poetry ...

ABOUT ME
an honest, hearty, soulful, and considerate guy,
friendly and easygoing, down to earth, clean, solid cook. up for adventure and an alternative perspective on anything, respectful and thankful for people and appreciative of other cultures and places and manners and methods.

" not everything that can be counted counts, and not everything that counts can be counted"

" if you dont know which way your going anyroad will take you there "

www.craigusher.net

my works

Why I’m on Couchsurfing

connect and live a meaningful life with other travelers, locals, and humans and anything/anyone

Interests

hiking, weird adventures, movies, spending time without a rush or destination, creating projects, reading, cooking together , and just taking it easy thinking about this complicated thing we call life

  • arts
  • poetry
  • dining
  • music
  • drums

Music, Movies, and Books

the wind journeys
eternal sunshine of the spotless mind.
la papillion
life is a miracle
gadja dilo
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m ward, modest mouse, , microphones, elliot smith, beirut, godspeed you black emperor, kimya dawson, a little sad chopin sometimes, crazy old russian tango music, jazz, reggae , all sorts of folk musics . whatever. anything good and thats not going to blow my ears out, I am more peaceful thesedays
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rainer maria rilke, milan kundera, garcia marquez, r. emerson. rimbaud, frost, technical how to books,hobby pursuits, cartoons so on.
I now read alot of factual stuff

I am a good cook and solid person

One Amazing Thing I’ve Done

Being a human being alive . Capable of love, travel, work, music, art, etc just being alive should be enough

What I Can Share with Hosts

I am a good cook, neat , clean, and respectable fellow. I am happy to help with chores, tasks, or anything.
I like to share times together.

Countries I’ve Visited

Armenia, Brazil, Canada, Ecuador, Georgia, Italy, Mexico, Trinidad and Tobago, Ukraine, United States

Countries I’ve Lived In

United States

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