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To live without regret, to love without attatchment, to laugh without restraint
Born in New York, and raised in Honolulu, Hawaii. I work as a wellness coach for a leading nutrition company. I enjoy playing music and meeting new people. Ive traveled extensively through the States, India, Europe, New Zealand, and Fiji.
For me, the beauty of life is enough in itself. I try not to create any distance from it by philosophy and speculation about it. I simply try to live my life, directly and immediately, in the hopes that I come out of it a more enriched person. Being alive is so captivating and exciting. No creed, code, or catechism could possibly sum it up.
Why I’m on Couchsurfing
HOW I PARTICIPATE IN COUCHSURFING
Surfed in many countries and hosted many surfers both in Hawaii and NY.
Only positive experience. Everyone Ive met has been really lovely.
Travel, Soccer, Slacklining, Hiking, Meditation, People
- martial arts
- rock climbing
Music, Movies, and Books
Authors: Mikhail Naimey, Kahil Gibran, Aldous Huxely, Rabindranath Tagore, Eckhart Tolle, David Foster Wallace, Ralph Waldo EmersonMovies: The Air I Breath, Brief Interviews with Hideous Men, Revolutionary Road, Up in the Air, The Lives of Others, Darren Aronofsky, Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind, Christopher Nolan, Sam MendesMusic: Andrew Bird, Fleet Foxes, Sigur Ros Seabear, Sufjan Stevens, Kings of Convenience, Beirut
One Amazing Thing I’ve Done
Since I can remember Ive been afraid of heights. Just climbing a a tree, or standing near the edge of a balcony would frighten me deeply. I decided to go skydiving to explore the root of this fear. Surprisingly, despite the obvious terror, there was a silent sense of peace or serenity in the background. I later read a book that advised reader to ask him/herself when upset, "Can I see the peace in this?"
Teach, Learn, Share
Yoga, Martial Arts, Nutrition, Personal Wellness.
Countries I’ve Visited
Denmark, Finland, France, India, Sweden, Switzerland
Countries I’ve Lived In
France, Switzerland, United States