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"To live would be an awfully great adventure. "
Sometimes I write books, sometimes I dont.
There are literally billions of true stories to be told that unfold within the constant flow of our daily lives. I like to tell the stories that otherwise wouldn't be told, I love to hear them, and I hope to meet them. When traveling of course there is always the museums, every post office box is a UNESCO world heritage site, and I'm pretty sure every country has its own beer. For me to really appreciate a place, it's people, and what makes it not just livable but enjoyable are those that make that place their home human and animal.
I consider it a privilege to be in the places I've been and attempt to treat my surroundings as places I'm certainly not entitled to but a guest in. Indeed the entirety of this Earth to me, as I am more or less passing through is a journey. Be it long or short, I'll try to do my best to leave it a better place then I found it. I try to make a deliberate effort to randomly be kind, and most of the time it works.
in the words of a great poet, "we're talented and rad as fuck."
.."You gotta see it to believe it"
Why I’m on Couchsurfing
HOW I PARTICIPATE IN COUCHSURFING
I donated initially, and I have yet to find more ways to participate. I have just surfed for my first time and it was great.
I have couchsurfed in Madrid, and it was great unexpectedly one of the highlights of my travels so far. Although when I initially heard about it I was excited to try it it logistically it took a while for it to happen.. Most of my experience has been in meeting up with couchsurfers for a coffee, chat, and walk around their city but I am interested in being more involved in the community.
When I settle down in one place for a long enough period to buy a couch (or have a guest room) I intend to host as many people as I possibly can.
Non Verbal Communication (I studied ASL for a while)
Finding the streets that nobody really walks on
The most comfortable ways to sleep on moving objects
Music, Movies, and Books
Abre Los Ojos
Brothers From Another
The Picture of Dorian Grey
Rebel Without a Cause
The Jade Curtain
One Amazing Thing I’ve Done
I've met mayors and criminals of the strangest kind (the honest kind).
Teach, Learn, Share
SO, So much
A pizza and a bottle of wine
Countries I’ve Visited
Bulgaria, Canada, Costa Rica, Czech Republic, Estonia, France, Hungary, Italy, Malaysia, Mexico, Morocco, Panama, Poland, Senegal, Serbia, Singapore, Spain, Sri Lanka, Switzerland, Turkey, United States
Countries I’ve Lived In