January 1, 2009 - September 29, 2011
W o r k & F i n a n c e s :
Get a steady, well-paying job. Done! 01.06.09
oo2. Pay off my credit cards.
Get health insurance to pay for my medications. Done! 01.05.09
oo4. Pay off medical bills.
oo5. Have at least $1000 in my Savings Account by next year.
oo6. Sell/publish a written piece.
C a r e e r & E d u c a t i o n :
oo7. Take the SAT.
oo8. Apply for scholarships.
oo9. Get accepted to either UNT or UTA (with the intention of transferring to UT Austin after 2-4 years.)
o10. Maintain a GPA of 3.7 or higher.
o11. Learn to read and write Egyptian hieroglyphs.
o12. Study books on archaeology, anatomy, music, and theology at least twice a week.
o13. Get an intership/volunteer at an archaeological dig.
o14. Become involved in school clubs/activities/etc.
H e a l t h & B e a u t y:
o15. Maintain a healthy weight of 103 - 105lbs.
o16. Do yoga/pilates at least three times a week.
o17. Eat more/healthier.
o18. Grow out my hair to the middle of my back.
o19. Manage my depression.
o20. Get (dental) braces.
o21. Get into therapy.
o22. Eat at least 4 fruits regularly.
o23. Start flossing daily.
H o b b i e s / I n t e r e s t s & C r e a t i v i t y :
o24. Learn to play an instrument.
o25. Start journaling again. Write at least once a week. When this becomes routine, increase to twice a week, three times a week, and so on.
o26. Take vocal lessons.
o27. Take photography classes, buy a new camera, and start taking more photographs.
o28. Paint, draw, sculpt, etc. more often.
o29. Cook more! Make dinner for my family and Matt at least once every two weeks.
o30. Learn to speak fluently in Spanish.
o31. Learn other languages including: Latin, Arabic, French, German, Russian, Greek, Chinese, etc.
o32. Take a self-portrait once a month. (4/33)
o33. Start taking kenpo classes.
o34. Start taking belly dance classes.
o35. Watch 50 films made before 1970. (0/50)
o36. Go to a museum ten times a year. (2/10)
o37. Learn to swim.
o38. Go skydiving.
o39. Climb a mountain.
o40. Leave 10 pieces of guerrilla art or writing in public. (0/10)
o41. Throw a message in a bottle into the sea.
o42. Read a poem I've written at a poetry reading.
o43. Create a scrapbook of Matt & I's first apartment.
o44. Go to a dance club.
o45. Start my family tree.
o46. See a play and/or musical.
o47. Be in a theatrical play.
o48. Start writing again. Write at least two pages every other day. When this becomes routine, increase the number of pages/days, etc.
o49. Write a letter to serial killer.
o50. Learn to sew/crochet/knit.
o51. Write a letter to my senator concerning something I'm passionate about.
o52. Discover ten new bands. (0/10)
Let Matt read my writing/journals. Done! 06.12.09
o54. Ride in a horse-drawn carriage.
o55. Take 150 pictures of Matt and I. (15/150)
o56. Send a secret to PostSecret.com.
o57. Become more involved in politics.
o58. Be more spontaneous.
o59. Spend more time outside.
o60. Completely fill a journal, then leave it in a public place.
S p i r i t u a l i t y & G i v i n g B a c k :
o61. Accomplish 100 hours of volunteer work. (0/100)
o62. Read the Bible.
o63. Go to church every Sunday without fail.
o64. Get more involved at my church.
o65. Become an organ/tissue/blood donor.
066. Donate 5,000 grams of rice through FreeRice.com. (4300/5000)
T a s k s / O r g a n i z a t i o n :
o67. Get my driver's license.
o68. Read 50 books in one year (1/50):
1) The Amityville Horror by Jan Anson
2) Pandora by Anne Rice
3) The Shining by Stephen King
4) Stealing Athena by Karen Essex
5) Great Expectations by Charles Dickens
6) April 1865 by Jay Winik
7) Night by Elie Wiesel
8) Memoirs: All Rivers Lead to the Sea by Elie Wiesel
9) For Whom the Bell Tolls by Ernest Hemingway
10) The Bellini Madonna by Elizabeth Lowry
11) A Club in Montmartre by Mike Resnick
o69. Get Papo's memorial tattoo.
o70. Get my corset and hip piercings done.
Get an apartment with Matt. Done! 09.13.09
o72. Color an entire coloring book.
o73. Get all the files off the old laptop and transfer them to the new computer and/or fix old laptop.
Finish painting my room. Done! 05.09.2009
Get on birth control. Done! 04.26.2009
Learn to drive on the freeway and not be afraid. Done!
o77. House/obediance train Ramesses.
o78. Make a time capsule to be opened in 20 years.
o79. Tint my car windows.
o80. Organize photos into photo albums.
o81. Get passport.
o82. Buy a new phone.
o83. Re-organize my photobucket albums.
T r a v e l :
o84. Take a trip to Colorado with Matt.
o85. Drive to Austin & San Antonio a few weekends out of the year.
o86. Travel outside of the US.
o87. Drive all night long without stopping to nowhere in particular.
o88. Visit the 10 Most Haunted Places in America (0/10)
o89. Go camping at least 3 times in the next two years. (0/3)
o90. Attend (at least) one music festival.
o91. Go to a film festival.
o92. Go to a drive-in movie.
o93. Visit at least 5 abandoned places. (1/5)
[Wayne Feeds Factory - Fort Worth, TX 10.19.09]
o94. See the Northern Lights with Matt.
o95. Go ice-skating on a frozen lake.
o96. Go on a cruise.
S e x u a l i t y:
o97. Build sexual confidence.
o98. Be more sexually adventurous with Matt.
o99. Make love in the rain.
100. Do a striptease for Matt.
L i s t :
101. Start a new 101/1001 list.
8/101 things done.
716 days to go.