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Overview

  • 190 references 153 Confirmed & Positive
  • Fluent in English; learning Spanish
  • 35, Male
  • Member since 2011
  • Sustainable Landscape Design
  • Philosophy, psychology, living in the world
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About Me

I'm currently building a modest house and starting a food forest. I enjoy talking about sustainable living, tiny homes, and equity. I eat plant-based and avoid added sugar. I like to play pickleball, board games, and improv games. I like simple things in life like sleeping in a really dark room, dark roast coffee, and waking up with the sunrise after sleeping in a dark room and enjoying a dark roast coffee with the backdrop sound of birds.

I'm passionate about reducing suffering in the world. Meeting everyone's basic needs. How we're all connected. How we may be in a simulation and why that would be alright. Why US citizens are due for another revolution. How peanuts go with anything.

"Imagination is everything, it is the preview of life's coming attractions."

Here are some thoughts that've oozed out of my mind via my fingers onto a bunch of ones and zeros to form some blog entries: http://drewdroppings.wordpress.com

Why I’m on Couchsurfing

Everyone has something to learn from everyone. I love exchanging culture, ideas, and wisdom with the CS community

Interests

  • arts
  • writing
  • dancing
  • coffee
  • vegan
  • meditation
  • gardening
  • board games
  • reading
  • minimalism
  • podcasts
  • woodworking
  • guitar
  • hiking
  • ecology
  • neuroscience
  • philosophy
  • psychology
  • hitchhiking
  • sustainability
  • health
  • mindfulness
  • mushrooms
  • museums
  • improv
  • tiny houses
  • healthy food
  • love
  • healthy lifestyle
  • sustainable development
  • art museums
  • foraging
  • sustainable living
  • peanut butter
  • peanuts

Music, Movies, and Books

Wookiefoot, Trevor Hall, East of Eden, Sirens of Titan, Tuesday’s with Morrie, Into the Wild, Fight Club, Captain Fantastic, Leave No Trace, Bojack Horseman, Euphoria, Severance

One Amazing Thing I’ve Done

Breathed.
A 10-day silent meditation retreat in the mountains of Switzerland.
Sandboarding in Peru.
Camping in the Atacama Desert in Chile.
Tayrona National Park in Colombia.
Worked an off-grid organic farm in upstate New York.
Breathed.

Teach, Learn, Share

I can teach you different ways to grow mushrooms indoors and outdoors. I am learning guitar. Teach me tricks for strumming some sweet sweet chords.

What I Can Share with Hosts

Gardening • Permaculture • Board games • Writings • Cooking • Exercise • Laughs • Philosophy

Countries I’ve Visited

Argentina, Austria, Belgium, Bolivia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Canada, Chile, Colombia, Croatia, Cuba, Czech Republic, Denmark, Ecuador, England, France, Germany, Hungary, India, Israel, Italy, Jordan, Mexico, Netherlands, Palestine, Peru, Poland, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Switzerland, Turkey, United Kingdom, United States, Uruguay, Vatican City State, Wales

Countries I’ve Lived In

United States

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