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I enjoy skateboarding, surfing, exploring nature, and playing music.
I play the flute and guitar and sometimes I sing when I'm not terribly shy.
I am originally from Los Angeles, and my parents are from Durango, Mexico. I now live in Santa Cruz, CA.
I am interested in meeting all kinds of people and getting to know them. I want to make lifelong friends and understand different cities; what makes the buildings breathe and the local history thrive. What kind of stories lay beneath the surface.
I am very generous and am always happy to share whatever I have with others. I love hearing about people's goals, dreams, and careers. I also enjoy getting lost and learning about local history.
Why I’m on Couchsurfing
To explore the world with like minded individuals and fall in love with each place.
I've got many interests, but if I had to put it in a list form, here goes a try.
-writing (poetry, journalist articles, blogs, short stories)
-playing music (guitar, flute,)
-Music festivals and concerts
- music festivals
- scuba diving
- rock climbing
Music, Movies, and Books
Classic Rock and Metal
Some major influences are Led Zeppelin, Pink Floyd, and Fleetwood Mac. I enjoy Freddie Gibbs, but still can appreciate Tame Impala. I enjoy artists such as Matt Corby and City and City and Colour.
When I was growing up, I was into lots of Metal like Morbid Angel, Behemoth, Cannibal Corpse, Slayer. Right now, my older brother plays for the band Abysmal Dawn and I really love them.
"Y tu Mama Tambien"
The Brother's Karamazov, by Fyodor Dostoevsky
Half of a Yellow Sun
Rain of Gold
One Amazing Thing I’ve Done
-I have gone tandem jumping in Monterey Bay
-I have scaled a building in downtown Los Angeles
-I have jumped off a 30 ft cliff into the ocean in Santa Cruz
-I have bonded with sea lions while I was surfing bear a kelp bed
-I have broken a few bones (one in a mosh bit another skateboarding)
Teach, Learn, Share
I can teach you how to write a poem.
I can teach you how to make my favorite dishes!
I can teach you how to Onewheel.
I can teach you how to skateboard, play guitar, or flute.
What I Can Share with Hosts
Food (I love to cook Curry or Mole), Insights, Funny Stories, and help with utilities or groceries.
Dinners, Groceries, Experiences
I would love to write a poem for you based on the conversations we have, or whatever topics that interest you. I enjoy including drawings with my poems.
Countries I’ve Visited
Australia, Indonesia, Mexico, Portugal, Spain, United Kingdom
Countries I’ve Lived In