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Ragnhild Zeigler

Oslo, Oslo, Norway

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Overview

  • 12 Positive References
  • Fluent in English, Norwegian; learning French, Sign Language - Norwegian, Spanish, Swahili
  • 29, Female
  • Member since 2005
  • singer, songwriter, sawplayer, socia...
  • BA (hons) popular music and recordin...
  • From I grew up in Kolbotn, just outside of Oslo
  • Profile 60% complete

About Me

CURRENT MISSION

Do good things for the world and write songs about it, and build libraries in poor villages in Tanzania.

ABOUT ME

I am a singer, songwriter, saw player, social worker and elected politician in the local city council. I want to develop and improve living conditions for people and communities though social work and politics and music. This is my music: http://soundcloud.com/thebeesniece/sets/i-dont-speak-cat/ and you can find more on youtube (search for Ragnhild Zeigler or The Bee's Niece)

PHILOSOPHY

Life is unpredictable, eat the dessert first!

Why I'm on Couchsurfing

HOW I PARTICIPATE IN COUCHSURFING

I do not have a place of my own at the moment and not able to host. Some time in the future I will buy a farm house far out in the country side and make a refuge for artists and alternative people tired of city life's demands.

COUCHSURFING EXPERIENCE

I have met such amazing people through couch surfing. For me it is now the only way to travel:)

Interests

Music is a big thing in my life. I also love good food, hiking in the mountains and I love to learn new languages and travel and have interesting conversations with interesting people. I love politics and social work and I want to change the world for the better.

Music, Movies & Books

All songs by Tom Waits, books by Paulo Coelho and Knut Hamsund, movies by Jim Jarmush and Quentin Tarantino + farenheit 9/11, bowling for Columbine, Lord of the rings, Amelie, cinema paradiso, chocloate, Charlie and the chocolate factory, Harry Potter, anything by Philip Pullman and Erlend Loe. I also really enjoy reading factual books and biographies.

One Amazing Thing I've Done

saw Tom Waits in Dublin - best concert ever! Stayed 4 days in the Amazon rain forest in Ecuador. It was the most amazing experience of my life! But also living in a mud hut in a poor village in Tanzania really put things in perspective for me.

Teach, Learn, Share

I can teach norwegian and saw playing, share experiences and views on life, and I want to learn more about other cultures so I get a better understanding of the world and its people.

Countries I've Visited

Ecuador, France, Italy, Latvia, Tanzania, United Republic of, United States

Countries I've Lived In

Norway, United Kingdom

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