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Overview

  • high school teacher
  • journalism / bachelor of arts / master of teaching
  • From Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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About Me

CURRENT MISSION

settle in Sydney

ABOUT ME

25 year old high school teacher (English/History) who lives at Manly Beach in Sydney. Always wanna learn about the world and others' perceptions of it.

PHILOSOPHY

life is yours to create... stolen from waking life by Richard Linklater.

Why I’m on Couchsurfing

HOW I PARTICIPATE IN COUCHSURFING

Make sure surfers had a great time if they ever stayed at my place and hopefully make some friends when i use the initiative traveling.

COUCHSURFING EXPERIENCE

been fortunate to host and surf quite a few times, it has undoubtedly enriched my travel experience.

Interests

ideas, people, literature, film, surfing, comedy, philosophy, art, skating, music

  • arts
  • literature
  • education
  • traveling
  • juggling
  • music
  • guitar
  • surfing
  • teaching

Music, Movies, and Books

Music: The National, Tame Impala, Pond, Broken Social Scene, Girls, Elliot Smith, Pink Floyd, The Drones, Radiohead, The Velvet Underground, Neil Young, Ben Howard, The Doors, Edward Sharpe & the Magnetic Zeros, Atoms for Peace, The Magnetic Fields, Beck, The Beatles, Quantic, Silverchair, The Streets, The Arcade Fire, Hot Chip, Bon Iver, Bloc Party, Smashing Pumpkins, Tom Waits, Bob Dylan, Wilco, Explosions in the Sky, Silversun Pickups, Bonobo, Nirvana

Movies: tend to like films directed by Krzysztof Kieślowski, Luis Bunuel, Richard Linklater, Woody Allen, the Coen Brothers, Jim Jarmusch, Andrei Tarkovsky, Francois Truffaut etc

Authors: Hesse, Murakami, Camus, Orwell, Huxley, Kafka, Joyce, O'Connor, Winton, Salinger, Vonnegut, Hemingway, Kerouac, London, McCarthy, Dostoyevsky, Brautigan, Hitchens.

One Amazing Thing I’ve Done

When I was on exchange in california surfing with some friends we were surrounded by seals and dolphins before a whale leaped out the water around 40 metres from us.

Teach, Learn, Share

i could teach surfing, juggling & guitar. I'm a teacher - I always wanna learn stuff.

Countries I’ve Visited

Argentina, Austria, Bolivia, Chile, China, Czech Republic, France, Germany, India, Indonesia, Italy, Japan, Malaysia, Monaco, Netherlands, New Zealand, Peru, Poland, Portugal, Slovakia, Spain, Sri Lanka, Switzerland, United Kingdom, United States, Vatican City State, Viet Nam

Countries I’ve Lived In

Australia, United States

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