i_am_tl_dr: (checklist)
From May 1, 2017 to January 27, 2020

101/1001 )


May. 20th, 2017 10:17 pm
i_am_tl_dr: (library)
What I've read:
(italics for new, bold for re-reads)

up to 150 )

What I've watched:

up to 150 )

at least one every six months )

it's not a fair unless you can get fried things )
i_am_tl_dr: (checklist)
From August 1, 2014 to April 28, 2017

101/1001 )
i_am_tl_dr: (checklist)
From November 1, 2011, to July 29, 2014

1. Learn to drive.
2. Land a steady job that pays more than minimum wage.
2a. Keep it for at least six months.
2b. Get health insurance if the job doesn't offer it.
3. Get at least a B on my thesis. I GOT AN A!
4. Do my internship.
5. Write 10,000 words a month, including academic writing. (Should have started 750words.com earlier!)
6. Read 150 books.
7. Watch 150 movies.
8. Maintain a stable mood as long as possible.
9. Identify signs of mood swings and act to cut them off before they develop.
10. Lose 10 pounds. (from a base of 165: goal weight 155.) (at 140 as of 12/1/13)
11. Drink more milk.
12. Learn how to apply makeup well. Get a tutorial from Evian.
13. Wear a fabulous dress, a makeover and a new haircut, and go to Semiformal.
14. Learn how to waltz.
15. Learn how to meditate. Do it often.
16. Do yoga at least once a week.
17. Learn how to use a sewing machine.
18. Make a quilt from old shirts.
19. Learn how to knit and crochet. Make things for people.
20. Take a road trip across the country. Go to Seattle or California.
21. Meet a celebrity. (Shook John Darnielle's hand)
22. Visit Wells friends once school is over. (McKenna, Thanksgiving 2013; Jenna, March 2014)
23. Get my passport.
24. Leave the country. (It would be nice to go further than Canada.)
25. Learn how to take good pictures.
26. Climb one of the Adirondacks. Probably Mount Jo.
27. Own a nice piece of furniture.
28. Learn to make and stick to a budget.
29. Have a savings account; regularly put money into it.
30. Do poetry readings, put them on YouTube.
31. Go to a day spa.
32. Write a poem every week.
33. Take a daily vitamin.
34. Go on dates.
35. Watch every DVD I own.
36. Cut down on my swearing.
37. Get high in an academic building (Zabriskie)
38. Publish something, even just a poem, even just in a Wells publication. (I got into the Sycamore and the Chronicle!)
39. Train in effective complaining under my father's instruction.
40. Learn how to say no when I want to say no.
41. Have my portrait painted, or have a portrait taken by a professional photographer.
42. Attend a religious service for a religion I've never been part of.
43. Grow my own catnip.
44. Get a pair of really kickass boots.
45. Get a car. Learn how to take care of it.
46. See Death Cab for Cutie in concert.
47. See the Mountain Goats in concert. (4/17/14, Club Helsinki)
48. Go to a concert at least once every six months. (6/8/12, 5/31/14 DMB) (8/18/12, 8/24/13 John Williams) (Jazz Night at the Library: 9/12, 10/12, 11/12, 12/12, 1/13, 2/13, 3/13, 4/13, 8/13, 11/13, 12/13, 4/14) (9/29/13 Seussical the Musical) (4/17/14 Mountain Goats)
49. Donate blood every two months.
50. Stop assigning blame, especially to myself.
51. Be more willing to tell the truth, even if it's uncomfortable, especially to myself.
52. Be aware of local politics. Stay involved.
53. Figure out what my morals really are.
54. Write out the manifesto of what it means to be me.
55. Visit a major city with someone I like spending time with. (Boston with McKenna)
56. Pay off my student loan payments every month. Do not miss any months.
57. Figure out what I'm going to do about grad school.
58. Figure out where I want to be in five years. (oh my god I'll be 31 what even)
59. Finish at least one prompt table a year. Kink Bingo counts.
60. Wash my hands more often.
61. Wash my face more often.
62. Create a new cocktail.
63. Accept my failings, but don't settle for being less than I can be.
64. Throw a dinner party.
65. Find something incredible at a thrift store.
66. Get a fitted suit. A nice one. With pinstripes.
67. Record my 100th podfic.
68. Take up drawing again.
69. Have one.
70. Have a threesome.
71. Finish a video game. (Trauma Center: New Blood)
72. Train rats to do tricks.
73. Run the drag show.
74. Try out for a solo. (I got "Waters Ripple and Flow" in the last choir concert)
75. Run an event on campus. (11/10/11 Zap Panel, 2/22/12 Zap Panel, 2/25/12 drag show)
76. Make more jewelry.
77. Get a tablet or an e-reader.
78. Get a professional massage.
79. Try some cognitive-behavioral therapy techniques.
80. Get the iris tattoo.
81. Get the Sappho tattoo.
82. Do WriSoMiFu in November. (26,000 words November 2013)
83. Learn some good crockpot recipes.
84. Learn some good candy recipes.
85. Learn how to cook a steak.
86. Learn D&D 4th edition.
87. Try running a roleplaying game.
88. Play a beta-test game. (Peter's game Tear)
89. Finish watching Chuck.
90. Finish watching White Collar.
91. Finish watching Fringe.
92. Bake special brownies.
93. Weed out my book collection (see: 77).
94. Organize my terabyte drive.
95. Leave a postsecret secret in a library book.
96. Make a new friend every six months.
97. No fast food for a month.
98. No caffeine for a week.
99. Memorize a poem.
100. Have read all the books I own.
101. Go to five museums/zoos/aquariums. (Albany Institute of History and Art September 2013, Museum of Fine Arts in Boston March 2014, New York State Museum March 2014)


Jul. 28th, 2014 09:33 am
i_am_tl_dr: (library)
What I've read:

up to 150 )

What I've watched:

up to 150 )
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Tuesday, January 20, 2009 until Tuesday, October 18, 2011

what am I doing? )


Oct. 17th, 2011 01:24 pm
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What I've read:
making it to 150 )

What I've watched:
up to 200 )


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