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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 trips.
Everyone has an interesting story
Animation, cinema, art, street art, theatre, film festivals, pubs, cafes, the spoken word, bookstores, comics, zines, people, nature, the library, 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
Grizzly Bear, Tame Impala, TV on the Radio, Do Make Say Think, Mac DeMarco, Metronomy, St. Vincent, Elliott Smith, Flight Facilities, Warpaint
Gabrielle Bell, Daniel Clowes, Vanessa Davis, Mimi Pond, Adrian Tomine, Gilbert Hernandez, 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
Countries I’ve Visited
Australia, Bahamas, China, Japan, New Zealand, Thailand, United States, Vanuatu
Countries I’ve Lived In