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  • Fluent in English, French, German; learning Spanish
  • 27, Male
  • Member since 2010
  • living, reading and writing about what i try to understan...
  • with patience ^^ ; frensh-german high school + business ...
  • From the western suburbs of Paris
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About Me


To compose a song which doesn''t sound stupid; quite tough!


Hi ! I'm open-minded, critical, reflexive and interested in all kinds of art, especially literature.
I'm 20, student, want to work in investment strategy (I mean real investment, creating things you can touch), in take-off countries, or in countries that would be glad to "take-off".
I've been studying a lot in the last years, but I never gave up been curious and interested in the whole diversity of the world, of its culture, its history, its non-sens.
I write a lot, I'm quite influenced by authors like Franz Kafka in my writing-manner, and in my "Weltanschauung".
I love starting crazy things, things I woulnd't have dare to begin in the past; for example beginning Spanish lessons with a friend, trying to understand what he says!


"Wer mit 20 kein Revolutionär ist, hat kein Herzen. Wer mit 50 noch Revolutionär ist..." H. Heine

Why I’m on Couchsurfing


I never couchsurf'ed yet, but I'm storngly interested in this way of travelling, I mean giving one's trip a human dimension in addition to the cultural dimension seems to be like cream on strawberries, or "la cerise sur le gâteau" in frensh. I wont have my own place before a few years, cause I'll be living on a campus next year, but after this I'll be glad to welcome any sympathetic traveller.


No experience yet, my first time will take place this summer


I love knowing more about the way people live in other places, which makes me interested in politics and social topics;
The way people write or the art they produce about their lives and their perception of themselves, which makes me intersted in all kinds of litterature, paintings, and more;
I love discussing, learning from others how ignorant I am and to share the experiences I have made

  • arts
  • culture
  • writing
  • literature
  • politics
  • traveling
  • history

Music, Movies, and Books

Well, quite a lot; here is a selection :
- G.W.F. Hegel, Heinrich Böll, Heinrich Heine,
Victor Hugo, Rostand, 17th century frensh theater,
Taniguchi's manga which I discovered recently.

- Movies : Francis Kieslowsky's trilogy "Bleu blanc Rouge" (blue white red), frensh contemporary movies about family stories, because they often express my country's spirit better than anything else; das Leben der Andere, Fatih Akhin's movies...

- Music : I don't listen a lot to music, but I love to discover new styles : Turkish music, Gypsi guitar, classical music. I play the guitar, but only as a background for songs.

Teach, Learn, Share

Well I've got a personnal way to see the world, and I like to share it with others. I've got more to learn than to teach, for sure

Countries I’ve Visited

Germany, Morocco, Turkey, United States

Countries I’ve Lived In

France, Germany

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