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I'm trying to gather material for the art of my life
According to a close friend, I "always have something to say that's particular to the situation that lightens the mood, though it can be black humour on the odd occasion"
The trivial told beautifully beats the profound told badly
Why I’m on Couchsurfing
HOW I PARTICIPATE IN COUCHSURFING
Hikes. Drinks. Potluck. Impromptu road trips. Parties. Beach.
Have road tripped and partied with fantastic people in the CS community.
Libraries, animation, cinema, art, street art, theatre, film festivals, pubs, cafes, bookstores, comics, zines, people, nature, graphic novels , art classes, burlesque, comedy
Music, Movies, and Books
Jim Jarmusch, Francois Truffaut, Agnes Varda, Mike Mills, Wong Kar-wai, Xavier Dolan, Kelly Reichardt, Leos Carax, Aki Kaurismäki, Mike Leigh
Courtney Barnett, Sleater-Kinney, Blouse, Alvvays, Mac DeMarco, Metronomy, Pixies, Blood Orange, The Courtneys, Ariel Pink, DIIV, Deerhunter, Ought
Gabrielle Bell, Daniel Clowes, Vanessa Davis, Mimi Pond, Adrian Tomine, David Sedaris, George Orwell, Hunter S. Thompson, William Burroughs, David Foster Wallace
One Amazing Thing I’ve Done
Moved abroad on a dare and stayed there several years
I once saw this fantastic theatre production of Kafka's Metamorphosis with music by Nick Cave
Art Spiegelman's Intellectual Vaudeville Show was also wonderful, all kinds of wonderful
Teach, Learn, Share
I like sharing stories
I can cook
I'd like to learn more about people
What I Can Share with Hosts
Amusing anecdotes, wine, coffee, film knowledge, book recommendations, and friendship
Countries I’ve Visited
Australia, China, Japan, New Zealand, United States
Countries I’ve Lived In