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The mission section of this profile when I started it was: Take it all in. I guess that hasn't changed!
I think maybe, if I was a cat, curiosity might kill me. I'd like to think I've been gifted a genetic sense of humour. I very much enjoy people. People are amazing. I love the absurdities and coincidences of everyday life.
Why I’m on Couchsurfing
People = culture, and there is no better introduction to the culture of a place than through someone living there. Bit-by-bit, couchsurfers are restoring my faith in humanity. Both as a host and as a surfer. I've met some incredible people through this platform!
Desserts, festivals, disco, photos, books, art, cats, dogs, warm jumpers, good sounds, cartoons, big hair and movies....not in that order
- rock climbing
Music, Movies, and Books
Kinda almost a bit of everything...?
Wayne's World,Pulp Fiction, He Died With a Felafel in His Hand, Drop Dead Fred, The Virgin Suicides, Fantastic Mr Fox, Amelie.
Bright Eyes, Beyonce, Paul Simon, Paul Kelly, Elliott Smith, Ben Folds, Cut Copy, Chic, Talking Heads, Carole King.
Perfume, The Electric Cool-Aid Acid Test, The Kite Runner, Tender is the Night, To Kill A Mocking-Bird, In Cold Blood, Things the Grandchildren Should Know, Catcher in the Rye, A Series of Unfortunate Events, Tomorrow When the War Began.
Teach, Learn, Share
I could teach you how to make origami paper boats, or the Melbourne Shuffle, or to knit, or how to use a camera, or some different theories on how people learn, or how to crochet a square, or how to confuse people on tinder, or how to do a fishtail braid? Do you want to learn any of those things?
I want to learn new languages, learn about new cultures, learn new dance moves, sing new songs.
What I Can Share with Hosts
Enthusiasm (not expertise) in the kitchen! General enthusiasm for housekeeping!
Stories of climbing different buildings! Stories of falling off things! The work of my favourite artists! Some entertaining blogs to follow when you have a lot of time to kill!
Countries I’ve Visited
Australia, Belgium, Czech Republic, France, Germany, Indonesia, Ireland, Italy, Poland, Qatar, Spain, Sweden, United Kingdom, United States
Countries I’ve Lived In
Australia, United Kingdom