hello, i'm dana!

  • ♡ she/her
  • ♡ 10.20.97
  • ♡ infj
  • ♡ neutral good
  • ♡ waterbender
  • ♡ ravenclaw
nov 29 2016 ∞
nov 15 2017 +
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if i am worth something later, i am worth something now. - vincent van gogh

  • go a week without sweets
  • then go a month without sweets
  • finish reading vin's letters
  • save $400
  • try 5 new cafes (3/5)
  • find a new favorite director
  • bake a 2 4 6 8 cake
  • make a new letter-writing friend
  • finish film journal
  • get ears pierced
  • finish one course on khan academy
  • watch + finish one kdrama
  • discover 5 new female producers (0/5)
  • buy new frames
  • do a double-feature at home
  • finish spanish course on duolingo
  • get to know one new professor
jan 2 2018 ∞
sep 15 2018 +

november

  • mary and the witch's flower ✮✮✮✮
    • directed by hiromasa yonebayashi
  • kill bill: vol. 1 ✮✮✮
    • directed by quentin tarantino

october

  • 300 ✮✮✮
    • directed by zack snyder
  • ♡ gladiator (rewatch) ✮✮✮✮✮
    • directed by ridley scott
  • her ✮✮✮✮✮
    • directed by spike jonze
  • dr. strangelove ✮✮✮✮✮
    • directed by stanley kubrick
jan 1 2018 ∞
nov 11 2018 +

what's new?

  • nov. 1: all saints day mass
  • nov. 2: all souls day
  • nov. 2: science & cocktails @ 7:00
  • nov. 3: st. hubert's feast day
  • nov. 5: guy fawkes day
  • nov. 9: shishir's 21st birthday
  • nov. 10: work backstage @ 3:00
  • nov. 11: 100th anniversary of wwi armistice
  • nov. 12: lesson with visiting professor candidate
  • nov. 13: anne carson talk @ 7:00
  • nov. 16: thanksgiving break begins
  • nov. 22: thanksgiving day!!
  • nov. 26: thanksgiving break ends

goals

  • finish writing greek tragedy for nanowrimo!
  • finish grad school portfolio
  • submit ithaca college application
nov 1 2018 ∞
nov 13 2018 +
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↳ for the ancient roman in all of us! ( o˘◡˘o ) ─ ༊*·˚ bold = highest priority ♡ = uhh my babie

aeschylus

  • __ agamemnon
  • prometheus bound
  • __ seven against thebes

apollonius of rhodes

  • __ jason and the argonauts

aristophanes

  • the frogs

cicero

  • __ on behalf of caelius

euripides

  • electra
  • hecuba
  • medea
  • __ orestes
sep 27 2018 ∞
nov 10 2018 +
  • when he sees me ➯ sara bareilles
  • dedicated to the one i love ➯ the mamas & the papas
  • you still believe in me ➯ the beach boys
  • here today ➯ the beach boys
  • fourth of july ➯ sufjan stevens
  • 3:15 ➯ bazzi
  • come hang out ➯ ajr
jan 22 2017 ∞
nov 13 2018 +
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every thursday, lectures are presented by the physics and mathematics departments! ♡ = favorite lectures

  • aug. 30: reaction fronts and swimming microbes in fluid flows
  • sep. 6: zero knowledge proofs
  • sep. 13: detecting gravitational waves with a pulsar timing array
  • sep. 20: visualizing big data
  • sep. 27: compositions of extrasolar planets: what will we learn from our next planet hunter?
  • oct. 4: listening to orbifolds and orbigraphs
  • oct. 11: block copolymer organogels: a highly versatile material platform
  • oct. 25: study of misalignment in the H4-VLE beamline of the CERN north area
sep 6 2018 ∞
oct 30 2018 +

40/32 books read

november ༉‧₊˚✧

  • autobiography of red ▸ anne carson

"i once loved you, now i don't know you at all."

  • medea ▸ euripides

"passion is the root of all our sin, and all our suffering."

  • electra ▸ euripides

"o loyal love, do you go so soon?"

october ༉‧₊˚✧

  • the frogs ▸ aristophanes

"spirits of the darkness, speed him on his way."

  • hecuba ▸ euripides

"what woman on this earth was ever cursed like this?"

jan 1 2018 ∞
nov 10 2018 +

☆ - i own it

✎ - recommended

  • read all of cormac mccarthy's books
    • _ the orchard keeper (1965)
    • _ outer dark (1968)
    • child of god (1974)
    • _ suttree (1979)
    • _ blood meridian, or the evening redness in the west (1985)
    • all the pretty horses (1992) ☆
    • _ the crossing (1994) ☆
    • _ cities of the plain (1998) ☆
    • no country for old men (2005)
    • the road (2006) ☆
  • watch five black and white films (3/5)
    • _ citizen kane
    • all about eve ✎
    • the philadelphia story ✎
    • dr. strangelove
jan 1 2018 ∞
oct 21 2018 +