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no fear,no envy,no meaness
well traveled. I speak airlinease. I am home at any airport in the world. Love my family and my sisters and brothers. Love to laugh. Love to swim in the ocean.I can cook almost anything.
Do unto others as you would like others to do unto you.
What goes around comes around.
"All you need is love." John Lennon
Why I’m on Couchsurfing
HOW I PARTICIPATE IN COUCHSURFING
I am a member of MoMA and can get five people into the museum for $5.00 each instead of paying $25.00. I do this on Thursday.I can show travelers where to buy 1/2 price tkts to Broadway shows on the day of performance. I know fun restaurants to go to and where to get a proper pint of Guinness. LIKE vegetarian food and know some good placesto go. Love Central Park and now the Highline.
Currently a moderator in the 365-international photo project. Giving and getting a lot out of this daily project.
I stayed with the world famous CS host Bente in Norway,fabulous experience. Took part in The Toronto Film Fest CS meetup and stayed with the equally fab Catherine.
Went to Burning Kouch in Greenport,Long Island,awesome.
family,swimming,art-making it and viewing it,furniture,jewelry. Going through a John Lennon love fest at the moment.
- performing arts
Music, Movies, and Books
Radiohead,The Smiths,Neal Young,Joni Mitchell,Wu Tang Clan,Bonnie Raitt,Beyonce,Jay-Z,Neo,David Byrne,Townes Van Zandt
Books:Gold Coast by Nelson de Mille,Ragtime,E.L.Doctorow,Le Petite Prince by Antoine de Saint-Expery,The Prince of Tides by Pat Conroy,Confederacy of Dunces,Light in August by Faulkner
plays: Saw "Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown starring Patti LuPone and Justin Guarini(last week) Hamlet with Jude Law, Hair,an Irish play with Fr.Ted
movies: The Story of Adele H,Francois Truffaut, Moulin Rouge,Baz Luhrman
One Amazing Thing I’ve Done
saw the sun come up in Ireland while laying on the lawn of a castle having been locked out of my hotel when I was in my 20's. Saw the top of Mt.Fuji from a rooftop restaurant in Tokyo. Gave street children our meal in a restaurant in Rio. Saw an Easter procession in Malaga Spain. Cooked Thansgiving diner in Dublin. Sailed in Martha's Vineyard. Went to my sisters wedding in Positano,Italy in Oct. 2010 (profile pic taken there) with my 20 yr old son and 47 family members and friends. Took my 2 younger sons to Paris the week before Christmas.
Teach, Learn, Share
I can teach anyone to swim...in a pool or the ocean.
Countries I’ve Visited
Brazil, Canada, Denmark, France, Germany, Greece, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Mexico, Norway, Sweden, Switzerland, United Kingdom, Vatican City State
Countries I’ve Lived In