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Overview

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  • Fluent in English, Scots; learning Spanish
  • 31, Female
  • Member since 2010
  • I work in the theatre, doing financial administration.
  • MA (Hons) English Literature, MLitt in American Studies
  • From Glasgow, Scotland
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About Me

CURRENT MISSION

To expand my mind, along with my horizons

ABOUT ME

I am a Scot, who recently returned to living in Glasgow after 3 and a half years in Brighton, England. I was down in England studying a PhD in Literature. Now that I have completed this, I am back in Glasgow and I work in the theatre.

PHILOSOPHY

I love to learn and experience new things!

Why I’m on Couchsurfing

COUCHSURFING EXPERIENCE

I have a wonderful time so far using couch surfing. I find the people who use this site to be open, interesting and I love the experience it offers of making new friends and having experiences which would otherwise be impossible.

Interests

Literature- particularly American, Scottish and Irish literature.

Sports - I play a lot of badminton, as I like to hit things after a long day's thinking.

Films/Music - I'm quite into anti-folk these days, but I will basically listen to anything alternative and good. Like any Glaswegian, I enjoy going to see live music. Watching good movies on a regular basis is also important to me. I also listen to a lot of electro, like Grimes, Com Truise, Crystal Castles etc.

  • literature
  • movies
  • music
  • live music
  • surfing
  • sports
  • badminton

One Amazing Thing I’ve Done

Living in the East Village, New York for a few months, studying in Prague, going to Valencia and hanging out with lovely Spanish people! :)

Countries I’ve Visited

Austria, Czech Republic, France, Ireland, Spain, Turkey, United States

Countries I’ve Lived In

United Kingdom, United States

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