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  • Fluent in English; learning Indonesian
  • 35, Male
  • Member since 2012
  • Graphic Designer, Web Developer, Erstwhile Musician
  • Began a Bachelor of Asian Studies, learned the rest plant...
  • From Woodburn, NSW, Australia
  • Profile 85% complete

About Me

CURRENT MISSION

Bring the Karl S. Williams show to SXSW 2013!

ABOUT ME

Aspiring musician, writer, philosopher. Quiet soul with a longing to engage with the big world and its myriad experiences.

PHILOSOPHY

My philosophy is one of love and compassion. I believe if we respect and understand the fundamental things which unite us, then we will truly be united and filled with joy.

Interests

I enjoy writing poetry, playing music (guitar, banjo, keys) and combining both to create songs. I very much enjoy sharing these with people at gigs whenever the opportunity presents itself. I love the delta blues and other American folk music, but also psych rock and everything in between. Love good writing, particularly the Beats (Kerouac and Ginsberg mostly) but so many others as well: Lorca, Whitman, Eliot, Cohen. I also enjoy creating visual art; sketching and watercolours.

  • arts
  • writing
  • poetry
  • sketching
  • music
  • folk music
  • guitar
  • blues
  • philosophy

Music, Movies, and Books

Allen Ginsberg, Leonard Cohen (writings and music), Jack Kerouac, T. S. Eliot, Federico Garcia Lorca.

One Amazing Thing I’ve Done

Each time I play a song for an audience and receive applause, I am humbled and awed by the human spirit.

Countries I’ve Visited

Australia, Indonesia

Countries I’ve Lived In

Australia

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