It doesn’t matter how old I get, but as long as I continue to live I’ll always discover something new about myself. — haruki murakami

may 22 2016 ∞
sep 8 2017 +
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sep 8 2017 ∞
oct 15 2017 +
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2018 —

  • tbd

2017 —

  • goldy's run ∙ 5k ∙ 10:43
  • red, white, and boom! ∙ 5k ∙ 9:42
  • city of lakes ∙ 13.1m ∙ 10:47
  • surly loppet trail run ∙ 2.85m ∙ 12:52
  • women run the cities ∙ 10k ∙ 10:52
dec 18 2016 ∞
oct 13 2017 +
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2018 —

  • winter ▴ january
    • hannah, kristinThe Nightingale

2017 —

  • autumn ▴ september
    • gaiman, neilAmerican Gods
  • summer ▴ june
    • brooks, maxWorld War Z: An Oral History of the Zombie War
  • spring ▴ april
    • chabon, michaelMoonglow
sep 9 2017 ∞
sep 22 2017 +
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  • started: august 9, 2015
  • completed:

this will take years.

  • star trek: the original series (1966)
    • season 1
    • season 2
    • season 3
  • star trek: the animated series (1973)
    • season 1
    • season 2
  • star trek: the motion picture (1979)
  • star trek ii: the wrath of khan (1982)
  • star trek iii: the search for spock (1984)
  • star trek iv: the voyage home (1986)
  • star trek v: the final frontier (1989)
  • star trek vi: the undiscovered country (1991)
  • star trek: the next generation (1987)
may 22 2016 ∞
sep 24 2017 +
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souping sundays: on sundays, we make soup.

options —

  • cooking solo cookbook
    • beet-apple-carrot potage (vitamin soup)
      • pg. 125
    • __ curry-carrot soup
      • pg. 121
    • __ cozy lentil stew with six vegetables
      • pg. 63
    • __ lemony white bean soup
      • pg. 120
    • __ red wine beef stew for a cold winter's night
      • pg. 71
    • __ spicy coconut-sweet potato soup
oct 12 2017 ∞
oct 15 2017 +
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perfected —

  • The Aviation » gin, luxardo, crème de violette, lemon juice
  • Cape Codder » vodka, cranberry juice
  • Gin & Soda » gin, soda
  • Gin & Tonic » gin, tonic water
  • Gin Rickey » gin, lime juice, soda
  • The Godmother » vodka, amaretto
  • Martini » vodka or gin, dry vermouth
  • Mimosa » sparkling wine ("champagne"), orange juice, grand marnier
  • Orange Blossom » gin, orange juice, sugar
  • Rum & Coke » rum, coke
  • Screwdriver » vodka, orange juice
  • Vesper » gin, vodka, lillet blanc
  • Vodka & Soda » vodka, soda
  • Vodka & Tonic » vodka, tonic water
  • White Russian » vodka, kahlua, milk

making progress —

  • Corpse Reviver #2 » gin, lillet blanc, lemon juice, cointreau...
sep 9 2017 ∞
sep 15 2017 +
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  • putin's hidden treasure (2014)
  • lo and behold: reveries of the connected world (2016)
  • voyage of time: the imax experience (2016)
  • pandora's promise (2013)
dec 11 2016 ∞
sep 9 2017 +
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novels —

  • __ The Bishop’s Apron
    • no modern edition
  • Cakes and Ale
  • Catalina
  • Christmas Holiday
  • The Explorer
  • The Hero
  • __ The Hour Before Dawn
    • no modern edition
  • Liza of Lambeth
  • The Magician
  • The Making of a Saint
  • The Merry-Go-Round
  • The Moon and Sixpence
  • Mrs. Craddock
  • The Narrow Corner
  • Of Human Bondage
  • The Painted Veil
jan 11 2015 ∞
sep 8 2017 +
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  • lonely planetLonely Planet Germany
  • waterhouse, matthewKonglish: The Ultimate Survival Guide for Teaching English in South Korea
  • halpern, justinSh*t My Dad Says
  • tyler, aishaSelf-Inflicted Wounds: Heartwarming Tales of Epic Humiliation
  • mill, john stuartSocialism
  • woodward, colinAmerican Nations: A History of the Eleven Rival Regional Cultures of North America
  • leary, stephanieWordPress for Web Developers: An Introduction for Web Professionals
  • kluwe, chrisBeautifully Unique Sparkleponies: On Myths, Morons, Free Speech, Football, and Assorted Absurdities
  • gates, robert m.Duty: Memoirs of a Secretary at War
  • chomsky, noamProfit Over People: Neoliberalism and Global Order
  • scoble, robert & israel, shelAge of Context: Mobile, Sensors, Data and the Future of Privacy
  • hammond, richard & hammond, mindyOn the Edge: My Story
jan 11 2015 ∞
sep 9 2017 +
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set in las vegas, a series of noir-ish mystery novels following the adventures of a chatty black tomcat. his human also solves crime while being in a love triangle between a magician and an ex-priest. amazing.

  • Catnap
  • Pussyfoot
  • Cat on a Blue Monday
  • Cat in a Crimson Haze
  • Cat in a Diamond Dazzle
  • → Cat with an Emerald Eye
  • __ Cat in a Flamingo Fedora
  • __ Cat in a Golden Garland
  • __ Cat on a Hyacinth Hunt
  • __ Cat in an Indigo Mood
  • __ Cat in a Jeweled Jumpsuit
  • __ Cat in a Kiwi Con
  • __ Cat in a Leopard Spot
  • __ Cat in a Midnight Choir
  • __ Cat in a Neon Nightmare
  • __ Cat in an Orange Twist
oct 19 2017 ∞
oct 19 2017 +