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  • 46 References 35 Confirmed & Positive
  • Learning Spanish
  • 36, Female
  • Member since 2010
  • Writer and Artist / Children's Book Publisher
  • in life
  • From Denver, San Francisco, New York are my homes
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About Me




I love live music, Film and Food. I proved this by working at a movie theater for free movies, working at a Organic Market (in the East Village) for free food and by working in the Music industry for as long as I can remember.
I was lucky to Work at Kim's Video that was a staple of the East Village for over 20 years, but like many it has now fallen.

I read a lot and love to talk! I am open to new people and things. I am always ready to go out into the world, New York was the jumping off point!!

I am the head of ZoZo Children's Publishing. I started working more and more on my Stories for children and soon I will have a App! Many people from my travels have helped in one way or another. I have two CS'ers coming this summer to help build my App - ZoZo a Worldwide Reading & Language App for Children. They are going to live in my moms Basement (Nice really) and make a App that will keep my stories and teach language at the same time.

We are Crowed-Funding for this App Starting June 25th using Indiegogo!!
If you would like to join the team contact me at

ZoZo Children's Publishing -

ZoZo on Facebook -

ZoZo on Twitter -

ZoZo on Blogger -
I also have a old Blog with reviews centered around NYC


There is no try..only do or do not / Jump in and swim already!

Why I’m on Couchsurfing


I have had fun having poeple stay in NYC with me. I am have been traveling out of the country working on Organic Farms with WWOOF and Helping family's, farms and hostels on HelpX. I did some surfing along the way so I could fell like a part of the culture.

I have bounced over the pond more then once now. I will again be jumping around the USA the summer.


I have had a lot of people stay with me in NYC. Also I went to a good amount of the Couchsurfing events in NYC and the BCN. I think this spot is cool and it helps the world come together.
I have now been a surfer and it is great.. I do not know what is better the Hosting or Surfing?


live music, movies, books, art, writing, traveling, and more. I have taken a lot of classes before in woodworking, welding, upholstery, sewing, pattern making, and other craft classes. I have done a lot with painting, print making, and many different types of hands on art process.

  • arts
  • culture
  • writing
  • books
  • theater
  • dining
  • drinking
  • movies
  • reading
  • traveling
  • blogging
  • painting
  • woodworking
  • music
  • live music
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • wwoof

Music, Movies, and Books

yeah.. I love all these things!

One Amazing Thing I’ve Done

I have moved across the country three times.
I am working my Children's Books and bringing out a App!
I walked through Southren Turkey on the Lyican Way. 226km
I walked the Camino del Norte to the Camino Primitivo.
I worked on Farms, on the sea and in kitchens around the world.
I hitched from Barcelona to Ireland and from Barcelona to the Balkans.
I lived in New York City for over 7 years.
I went to Tanger and Casablanca.
I have a lot to do!

Teach, Learn, Share

Learn the Force young one!

What I Can Share with Hosts

Fun, Time, My story, Food and Drink ...

Countries I’ve Visited

Austria, Belgium, England, France, Germany, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Mexico, Morocco, Serbia, Slovenia, Spain, Switzerland, Turkey, United States

Countries I’ve Lived In

Spain, United States

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