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To see the world and meet people.
I'm a pretty laid back person I suppose. I love travel and new experiences. My biggest hobbies are playing guitar, basketball, chess and american politics.
Enjoy life. Treat others well. Love and be loved.
Why I’m on Couchsurfing
HOW I PARTICIPATE IN COUCHSURFING
eh, I'm always so last minute when I travel I usually just end up meeting for coffee. I've offered a couch before but due to living in bubble-fuck-nowhere, USA I got no takers.
I stayed with a chill girl Gabriel in Nanning, China a month or two ago. pretty good time- we stole beer from a japanese restaurant ate street food lost and found my bag.
guitar, basketball, chess, american politics(don't worry I'm progressive!), funny shit, understanding what happens in the meadow at dusk....
Music, Movies, and Books
I love a lot of kinds of music. Folk is great, Bob Dylan, Paul Simon, Joan Baez, Johnny Cash exc. I like anything I can play on the guitar. Hemingway and Fitzgerald are 2 of my favorite authors. Vonnagut is great too. funny funny funny stuff
As for movies, from facebook: Batman: The Dark Knight, The Pineapple Express, Casablanca, Rushmore, The Life Aquatic, The Big Labowski, Forrest Gump, Good Will Hunting, Dumb and Dumber, Groundhog Day, I Heart Huckabees, Biloxi Blues, The Man Who Knew Too Little, Lost In TranslationTranslation, American Beauty, The Shawshank Redemption, Life as a House, Fight Club, American History X, Blow, Raiders of the Lost Ark, , Saved, Braveheart, Seven years in Tibet, Dazed and Confused. Oh and, Weekend at Bernie's 2.
One Amazing Thing I’ve Done
One time with some friends we went down the Hudson River with just our bathingsuits, sandals and a lifejacket. It was a great time with periods of high addrenalin pumping when going through rapids and peaceful periods just floating along. I think if I had to have one day stuck on repeat that day would be in the running.
-Recently, I swam (or "swum") with elephants!
Teach, Learn, Share
I can teach English, basic guitar and basic chess strategy.
Countries I’ve Visited
Austria, Belgium, Canada, France, Germany, Laos, Luxembourg, Monaco, Netherlands, Spain, Vatican City State, Viet Nam
Countries I’ve Lived In
China, Thailand, United States