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to live with my feet on the ground, my head in the clouds, led blindly by my heart, balancing wisdom and compassion
why is this the hardest question in the world? i am comfortable and confident in my own dorky self but can't ever seem to put the words out there for you to hear it. generally I am quiet, which scares some people, so beware my friends beware :) joking aside, i am very interested in meeting you, i love the diversity of this world and couchsurfing helps keep humans human.
om mani padme hum = the jewel in the lotus = everything in the universe is perfect = it's all good
Why I’m on Couchsurfing
HOW I PARTICIPATE IN COUCHSURFING
I guess I took a break for a while. the paragraph below is from a few years ago.
boulder group, snowboarding group and a few others that i participate in,, there is this weird snowball effect, where you start and slowly but surely it gets bigger and bigger, and the opportunities start knocking, so i am going with the flow, surfing
I am still transient, but have had the same address for almost a year now.
recently i have been transient, i have had 6 addresses in the last year so i finally got a po box, now i can go wherever and whenever, but it also means i don't really host as i never know where i am going to be.... i like to meet couchsurfers, often its the best part of a long weekend exploring some new place, i am so grateful to all that have couches, i promise i will have one of my own someday!!!
i like to sit and be amazed at the beauty of the world, i take a lot of photographs, the ones in my cs profile just skim the barrel, snowboarding, driving-especially on the winding roads of colorado, my sis lives in steamboat so i often drive just to drive there...
- intercultural communication
Music, Movies, and Books
WEEN, les claypool and anybody he plays with including especially skerik and mike dillon, wilco, flaming lips, devendra banhart, mark twain, i like buddhism, i like reading about the year 0 and how the next two centuries have overwhelmingly influenced life today, and i guess i like all historical non-fiction... or fiction if that includes goddesses and gods,, interesting how the lines get blurry. i have never really been into the politics in the us, but i read a book by hunter s. thompson about the '92 presidential campaign and absolutely loved it, i 'spose it was his style as opposed to content... i like jazz and funky funky but i am a radio listener also so i can sing along, i like rock n roll n hip hop, i attempt break dancing but i usually just end up sore in strange places,,, well i do not watch a whole lot of movies but i think i finally remember that i do like... oh i forget his name, he did royal tenebaums, darjeeling limited, etc i like those movies, wonderful, colorful,,, i am sure that there is more
One Amazing Thing I’ve Done
the sunrise tends to be amazing, everyday... i now live out in the country outside of boulder colorado. colorado in general is absolutely gorgeous in all seasons,, now that i am a little further away i can see stars that i have never seen before, and at the same time see the lights of 3 surrounding 'cities'
Teach, Learn, Share
when was the last time you used a disposable camera?? i realize this day and age everyone has a digital camera, myself included,,, but i recommend carrying around a disposable every once in a while, since you cannot review and edit the photos to perfection to just sit on your camera, when you finally get that film back from your local photo-shop, its like opening a time capsule of memories...try it
Countries I’ve Visited
Australia, India, Spain, United States
Countries I’ve Lived In