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  • Fluent in English, French; learning Afrikaans, Norwegian, Spanish
  • 47, Female
  • Member since 2012
  • anthropologist, writer, explorer
  • every day
  • From schenectady new york
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About Me


secret ;)


easy to get along with, interested in lots of things and lots of different kinds of people. leading a fairly interesting unconventional life.


peace and love! :)

Why I’m on Couchsurfing


just finding out - interested in visiting and hosting


lots! but just starting with this organized version...


meeting and learning about people, physical activities esp. skiing biking swimming hiking yoga, music, dancing, writing, activism, working for positive change, life in general, and spending time with my daughter, close friends and family.

  • writing
  • dancing
  • yoga
  • music
  • cycling
  • hiking
  • skiing
  • swimming

Music, Movies, and Books

too many to list but:
authors - ursula le guin, john crowley, josé saramago, haruki murukami, paolo coelho, lots more
music (for example) lhasa de sela, leonard cohen, manu dibango, orchestra baobab, bob dylan; tango, samba, reggae, and in general anything good to dance to.

One Amazing Thing I’ve Done

getting stuck in the middle of a herd of elephants in namibia by myself in a yellow 1984 land cruiser. hiking on skis to the top of a mountain in northern norway in the middle of the night in summer and skiing down. giving birth to another person.

Countries I’ve Visited

Australia, Bulgaria, Germany, Greece, Honduras, Italy, Mexico, Morocco, South Africa, Spain, Zimbabwe

Countries I’ve Lived In

Botswana, France, Namibia, Norway, United States

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