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Overview

  • 14 references 6 Confirmed & Positive
  • Fluent in English
  • 38, Male
  • Member since 2010
  • Musician/Author
  • University of Michigan (Sociology/Criminology)
  • No hometown listed
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About Me

I wrote a book on my travels, musician, playwright, photographer. I love to travel of course, music is my ultimate passion, both playing and listening. I love film. I love photography, and recording music. I've been playing drums for 20 years, and guitar, piano, bass on and off as well. I love language, I love to write, about anything and everything, life, satire, nature, critique, irreverence, how things and ideas evolve, studying influences, social change, what prompts our motivations. I love comparing and contrasting. I love maps, I try to remember to get a newspaper from every city, not only to see what's going on, but to see how we write, similarities and differences. Basically, I love spending time with friends, meeting new friends, and just having a good time.

I try to look past borders. I live to be as happy as possible and to meet great people. It's the people that make the place.

Why I’m on Couchsurfing

HOW I PARTICIPATE IN COUCHSURFING

I've hosted in the US, mostly in Michigan, surfed in Australia, meet-ups and events all over Europe, Asia.. I was also a member of hospitalitynet

COUCHSURFING EXPERIENCE

Great people, great fun... I've met so many great people, some friends that will last a lifetime!
Its the people that make the place!

Interests

Music, Film, Comedy, Writing, Reading, Basketball, Photography, Nature, learning, curiosity, maps, newspapers...

  • writing
  • books
  • photography
  • reading
  • traveling
  • music
  • guitar
  • piano
  • drums
  • basketball
  • cartography

Music, Movies, and Books

I love Pink Floyd, The Doors, Supertramp, Led Zeppelin, The Who, Steely Dan, ELO, The Beatles, , John Lennon, David Bowie, Rolling Stones, Nino Ferrer, Catherine Howe, Neil Young, Jimi Hendrix, Bob Marley, Bob Dylan, Rush, Alan Parsons Project, Wings, The Stylistics,

Films: Harry and Tonto, La Strada, Nashville, They Shoot Horses, Don't They?,Network, One Flew Over The Cuckoos Nest, Battle of Algiers, Treasure of the Sierra Madre, A Woman Under The Influence, Buffalo '66, La Grande Illusion, Mr. Deeds Goes To Town, The Devil and Daniel Webster, Ace in the Hole, The Seventh Seal, The Misfits, There Will Be Blood, Harold and Maude

One Amazing Thing I’ve Done

Meeting my hero, Mort Sahl on multiple occasions in California!

Teach, Learn, Share

I'm a curious person, and would love to hear all about yourself, your travels, etc..

What I Can Share with Hosts

Whatever I can... Conversation, laughs, experiences.

Countries I’ve Visited

Australia, Belgium, Canada, France, Germany, Greece, Mexico, Netherlands, Switzerland, Thailand, United Kingdom

Countries I’ve Lived In

Australia, Netherlands, Thailand, United States

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