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  • 30 References 19 Confirmed & Positive
  • Fluent in English; learning French, Spanish, Thai
  • 38, Male
  • Member since 2010
  • armchair scientist
  • No education listed
  • From goretoria, bc
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About Me


school, school


i am a wayward earthling in love with random encounters, forests, hitchhiking, odd conversations, renaming constellations, playing ukulele (poorly), feeding animals, and fighting evil.


the future will never arrive.

Why I’m on Couchsurfing


started with a stint of surfing in canada and australia. hosting as of chiang mai... i hope to participate wherever i end up.


overwhelmingly positive.


bicycle beer crawls. audio books. trying to spot a green flash. blister-length walks. impromptu park parties.

  • animals
  • books
  • beer
  • partying
  • surfing
  • hitchhiking

Music, Movies, and Books

"I took a deep breath and listened to the old brag of my heart: I am, I am, I am." - The Bell Jar

"And if there is not any such thing as a long time, nor the rest of your lives, nor from now on, but there is only now, why then now is the thing to praise and I am very happy with it." - For Whom the Bell Tolls

"I'd rather have a bottle in front of me than a frontal lobotomy." - Tom Waits

One Amazing Thing I’ve Done

swam with sea turtles in the galapagos.

Teach, Learn, Share

i could share my growing audio book collection, and maybe some tips about trench composting and finding crew gigs on sailboats.

Countries I’ve Visited

American Samoa, Australia, Belize, Cook Islands, Costa Rica, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, French Polynesia, Guatemala, Jamaica, Laos, Mexico, Saint Lucia, Samoa, United States

Countries I’ve Lived In

Canada, Colombia, New Zealand, Panama, Thailand

Old School Badges

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