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Overview

  • 33 References 30 Confirmed & Positive
  • Fluent in Chinese, English, French; learning Japanese, Spanish
  • 29, Female
  • Member since 2010
  • Student, teacher, explorer, artist, dreamer
  • Art ed!
  • From Montreal, Quebec, Canada
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About Me

CURRENT MISSION

To bodly go where life will take me

ABOUT ME

I believe in the power of teaching, especially through the arts, I am a book nerd, a dreamer, an optimist, a nature-lover, an explorer!

PHILOSOPHY

Don't worry, be happy.

Why I’m on Couchsurfing

HOW I PARTICIPATE IN COUCHSURFING

My heart and home are open to possibilities~
I love to host whenever I am able now that I finally have my own little space in Japan. And of course when traveling I hope to meet more kind-hearted people~

COUCHSURFING EXPERIENCE

A short stay with the loveliest girl that completely changed my opinion of the city I visited! <3

So far I have only hosted the loveliest of people! Everyone has a story to tell, something to teach me, and moment to share. I feel really lucky to have met the people I did, and hope to meet many more beautiful souls!

Interests

I enjoy big and small pleasures of life:
Discovering someplace new, meeting someone unexpected, exploring charming nooks and crannies, learning how to make something with my hands, finding treasures in a pile of junk, folding paper, sketching someone's portrait, the air after a thunderstorm, hugging a friend, making someone smile, reading a good book, the sound of pages turning, the first inklings of an idea, rolling down a hill, first snowfall, the first taste of a cup of tea, the sound of water tricking, defying the rules (within reason of course), savoring a moment.
Above all I love sharing new experiences with wonderful people~

  • arts
  • books
  • sketching
  • crafts
  • reading
  • traveling
  • juggling
  • skiing
  • teaching
  • beaches

Music, Movies, and Books

MUSIC
I listen to a great many things and am always looking to discover fresh new artists~
I have a tendency toward indie rock, film soundtracks, classical, foreign songs, folk melodies, wrock and other fan-music genres~

BOOKS
I fully admit I am a product of the Harry Potter generation, so I love a healthy dose of fantasy/sci-fi/fairytales. Essentially I sold my soul to Neil Gaiman.
I am also a huge fan of graphic novels/comic books/BD/manga. I have a particular affection for webcomics and such types of self-published graphic work.

FILM
Animations makes me happy. What can I say, I am a child at heart!
I admit that my knowledge of good films is very limited, so I will heartily take any recommendations you might have! I love a good story with Strong Female Characters, or just good characters in general~ :D

One Amazing Thing I’ve Done

Gone ski-dooing on a frozen river, Having a bonfire on a beach in January snow, Breathed in the smell of the Athabasca River, Created art with my own hand, Realized how lucky I am to have many close and loving friends, Knowing that this is just the beginning...

Teach, Learn, Share

I'm an art teacher in training, so I would happy to share anything I can with you in this domain! I also love to make crafts of all kinds with recycled/found objects and I make a decent bread. I can also speak quebecois french and mandarin chinese if anyone wants a practice buddy. :D

I am an eager learner in all things! A song, a recipe, how to do a handstand, how to juggle, what have you! I just LOVE learning!

Countries I’ve Visited

Belize, Cambodia, Canada, China, England, France, French Polynesia, Gibraltar, Greece, Hong Kong, Iceland, India, Italy, Japan, Macao, Mexico, Montenegro, Panama, Peru, Philippines, Portugal, Qatar, Samoa, Singapore, Spain, Taiwan, Thailand, Turkey, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, United States, Vatican City State

Countries I’ve Lived In

Canada, Japan

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