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Ginya

Bellingham, Washington, United States

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Overview

  • 22 Positive References6 Neutral
  • Fluent in English; learning German
  • 31, Female
  • Member since 2006
  • Nonprofit Outreach Coordinator
  • A little here, a little there.
  • From Blair, Oklahoma, USA
  • Profile 60% complete

About Me

CURRENT MISSION

Get back on the road!

ABOUT ME

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I'm trying hard every day to discover more and more about myself. In doing so, I will try to remember to update this section more often.

I love people. More than I love people, I love new experiences. More than I love new experiences, I love nature. More than I love nature, I love life.

I love living and sharing new experiences with people on this glorious, magical sphere we call Earth.

"Few men are willing to brave the disapproval of their fellows, the censure of their colleagues, the wrath of their society. Moral courage is a rarer commodity than bravery in battle or great intelligence. Yet it is the one essential, vital quality for those who seek to change a world which yields most painfully to change." - Robert F. Kennedy

PHILOSOPHY

I'm still working on this.

Why I'm on Couchsurfing

HOW I PARTICIPATE IN COUCHSURFING

I host and go to gatherings when I'm able. One of these days, I will also say that I have surfed.

Interests

MUSICCCC!!!!, travel (specifically roadtrips), the beauty in seemingly insignificant things, photography, art, literature, camping, and new interests.

Music, Movies & Books

My favorite movie is Baraka! If you haven't seen it, come watch it with me! I keep a copy at my home for visitors to watch, and I'm going to take a copy with me when I travel.

Other movies I enjoy:

Big Lebowski Kill Bill I and II Resevoir Dogs What the Bleep Do We Know? Stranger than Fiction The Princess Bride The Departed Pan's Labyrinth Thank You for Smoking Walk the Line Boondock Saints Trainspotting Snatch Saving Grace The Goonies Life Aquatic Lost in Translation Requiem for a Dream Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind Everything is Illuminated Little Miss Sunshine An Inconvenient Truth The Jersey Series!!! Fight Club Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas Pulp Fiction Grindhouse etc. etc. etc.

Music:

The Beatles The Decemberists The Flaming Lips Jeff Buckley Tim Buckley Cat Power DeVotchKa Damien Rice Sufjan Stevens Joni Mitchell Willie Nelson Emiliana Torrini Sigur Ros Johnny Cash Elvis Presley Buddy Holly Aretha Franklin Frank Sinatra Louis Armstrong Bette Midler Janis Joplin Jimi Hendrix Neil Young Emmylou Harris

so on and so forth...

Books:

The DICTIONARY The Alchemist - Paulo Coelho Ishmael - Daniel Quinn The Things They Carried - Tim O'Brien Portrait - James Joyce From Chocolate to Morphine - Weil and Rosen Demian - Herman Hesse Freakonomics - Stephen Dubner and Steven Levitt My Horizontal Life (A Collection of One Night Stands) - Chelsea Handler Dream Brother (The Lives and Music of Jeff and Tim Buckley) - David Browne

Authors: Edgar Allen Poe Walt Whitman Henry David Thoreau Chuck Palahniuk

...READ THE CLASSICS, PEOPLE! History Repeats Itself

One Amazing Thing I've Done

Will complete at a later date. :)

Countries I've Visited

Canada, Mexico, United States

Countries I've Lived In

United States

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