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Looking for my place in the world
Well.... I am from Northern Ireland originally, but grew up in northern England. I work in Accountancy but have also but have worked in a Hospice, Hospital, Casino, Bank, Coffee Shop, Construction site, Strip Club (behind the bar!) to name a few. I surfed my way across the USA this year and it was probably the best thing I have ever done. I hope to do it again the future and would gladly host anyone wishing to surf with me when it is possible.
Life goes on.
Why I’m on Couchsurfing
HOW I PARTICIPATE IN COUCHSURFING
Unfortunately I am currently doing a bit of surfing of my own on friends couches, as I don't currently have my own place, so can't host anyone. I'm in Australia now so will be looking to meet people out there, so if you are in Victoria/NSW give me a shout.
Wowed by the hospitality I was shown.
Things I like: cooking, eating, music, going to places I havent been before, tidiness, science, random facts, books, ants.
I don't enjoy: Rude people, mess, forced social situations, grey days.
Music, Movies, and Books
Films: Leon, Reprise, After Life, Being John Malcovich, Adaptation, Lost in translation, Amelie, Casablanca, Singing in the Rain, The Big Sleep, Some like it Hot, Almodovar, Coen brothers films especially the big lebowski, Seven Samurai, Drunken Master.
Books - Lolita-V.Nabakov, The Unbearable lightness of being - M Kundera, The Uncommon Reader - A Bennet, The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time - Mark Haddon. Down & Out in Paris & London - George Orwell, Wuthering Heights - E Bronte, The Road - C McCarthy.
Music: Looooads. At the minute Im listening to alot of James Blake, Aphex Twin, Broken Social Scene, The Smiths, TV on the radio, Talking heads, Old School Hip Hop, Converge, Stereolab, Zola Jesus, Manu Chao, At The Drive In.
Teach, Learn, Share
If you want to know something, know you know nothing.
Countries I’ve Visited
Brazil, Cambodia, France, Spain, Thailand, United Arab Emirates, United States, Viet Nam
Countries I’ve Lived In
Australia, United Kingdom, United States