• The Post (Dec)
  • I, Tonya (Dec)
  • 13th, The (Mar) - documentary
  • Birds, The (Jan)
  • Boys from Brazil, The (Mar)
  • Good Neighbor, The (Jan)
  • House on Telegraph Hill, The (Jan)
  • Imitation Game, The (Apr)
  • Inferno (Mar)
  • Man in the Gray Flannel Suit, The (Apr)
  • Man Who Knew Too Much, The (Jan)
  • Minimalists, The (Mar)- documentary
  • Now Voyager (Feb)
  • Rear Window (Jan)
  • Vertigo (Jan)
jan 3 2017 ∞
mar 30 2018 +
  • 50 First Dates
  • Bad Seed, The (original)
  • A Beautiful Mind
  • A Christmas Story
  • Anne of Green Gables
  • Birds, The
  • Bourne Movies, The
  • Boy In The Striped Pajamas, The
  • Catch Me If You Can
  • Chorus,The (Les Choristes)
  • Chronicles of Narnia, The
  • Citizen Kane
  • Cold Mountain
  • Crash
  • Dr. Zhivago
  • Dream Team, The
  • Elf
  • Finding Neverland
  • Gone With The Wind
  • Grinch Who Stole Christmas, The (original)
sep 1 2009 ∞
apr 10 2017 +
  • river cruise - Europe
  • Clifton's Cafeteria - LA
  • visit Crafted at the Port of LA
  • Century Books - Pasadena
  • visit The Last Bookstore in LA
  • attend LA Festival of Books
  • eat at a tapas bar/restaurant (2017)
  • visit the Reagan Library
  • visit the Nixon Library
  • LA Central Library (2016)
  • Bradbury Building in LA (2016)
  • Grand Central Market in LA (2016)
  • silent retreat
  • eat at Philippe in LA (2016)
  • obtain Master's Degree
  • MFT license
  • drive-in movie
  • own or manage a bookstore
  • buy an RV and travel
  • eat Boston Cream Pie at the Omni Parker House (it originated here)
feb 22 2009 ∞
mar 30 2018 +
  • thicket
  • preen
  • anemone
  • cacophony
  • juxtapose
  • confuddled (thank you Sarah)
  • perhaps
  • plethora
  • tittle
  • shenanigans
feb 16 2009 ∞
feb 7 2015 +
  • Austria
  • Canada
  • Denmark
  • Germany
  • Mexico
  • The Netherlands
  • Norway
aug 24 2008 ∞
aug 24 2008 +
  • 10 Things I Hate About You - Jan 11
  • 21 - Aug 08
  • 42 - May 13+
  • 500 Days of Summer - August 09
  • A Beautiful Mind - May 09 +
  • A Christmas Story - Nov 09 +
  • A Haunting in Connecticut - Dec 09
  • A Muppet Christmas Carol - Nov 09 +
  • A Serious Man - June 10 +
  • All About Eve - Apr 10 +
  • All About Steve - Sept 09
  • Allied - Nov 16 +
  • Amelia - Feb 10
  • American Beauty - May 09
  • An Education - June 10 +
  • Angels and Demons - May 10
  • Arbitrage - July 13+
  • Argo - Feb 13+
  • Arrival - Nov 16 +
  • Atonement - Oct 08 +
  • Australia - Dec 08 +
jun 7 2008 ∞
dec 6 2016 +
  • ABC books
  • alone time
  • binge watching series on Netflix or Amazon
  • bourdeaux - See's Candy
  • books (in general)
  • bookstores
  • Boston
  • CA Adventure
  • Canasta
  • cardmaking
  • "Chopped" on the Food Network
  • Christmas
  • Christmas books
  • Christmas movies
  • Christmas tree decorating
  • city lights
  • cloudy days
  • coconut anything
  • coconut bars (frozen)
  • counseling
apr 13 2008 ∞
aug 9 2017 +
  • Divided States of America
  • America Divided (started 2/4)
  • OJ Made in America
  • Frontline documentaries on PBS
  • Forbidden (documentary - undocumented, queer, in rural America)
  • Abstract: The Art of Design
  • Allegiance
  • The Mask You Live In
  • I Am Not Your Negro
  • Denial
  • The White Helmets
  • Moonlight
  • Slavery by Another Name
  • The Gilmore Girls
mar 26 2017 ∞
mar 26 2017 +
jan 2 2011 ∞
jan 8 2012 +
  • Alabama - Montgomery
  • Alaska - Juneau
  • Arizona - Phoenix
  • Arkansas - Little Rock
  • California - Sacramento
  • Colorado - Denver
  • Connecticut - Hartford
  • Delaware - Dover
  • Florida - Tallahassee
  • Georgia - Atlanta
  • Hawaii - Honolulu
  • Idaho - Boise
  • Illinois - Springfield
  • Indiana - Indianapolis
  • Iowa - Des Moines
  • Kansas - Topeka
  • Kentucky - Frankfort
  • Louisiana - Baton Rouge
  • Maine - Augusta
  • Maryland - Annapolis
  • Massachusetts - Boston
jun 12 2009 ∞
jun 4 2011 +
  • Acadia National Park - Maine
  • Arches National Park - Utah
  • Badlands National Park - South Dakota
  • Big Bend National Park - Texas
  • Biscayne National Park - Florida
  • Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park - Colorado
  • Bryce Canyon National Park - Utah
  • Canyonlands National Park - Utah
  • Capitol Reef National Park - Utah
  • Carlsbad Caverns National Park - New Mexico
  • Channel Islands National Park - California
  • Congaree National Park - South Carolina
  • Crater Lake National Park - Oregon
  • Cuyahoga Valley National Park - Ohio
  • Death Valley National Park - California/Nevada
  • Denali National Park and Preserve - Alaska
feb 17 2009 ∞
jul 13 2010 +
  • $2.00 A Day
  • 19th Wife, The
  • 100 Thing Challenge, The
  • 365 Thank Yous
  • 1984 ('10)
  • A Long Way Gone ('09)
  • A Prayer for Owen Meany ('13)
  • A Separate Peace
  • A Whole New Mind ('10)
  • And Then There Were None - Christie
  • Americanah (2017)
  • Angela's Ashes ('10)
  • Angels and Ages: Lincoln, Darwin, and the Making of the Modern Age
  • Art As Therapy
  • Authentic Happiness - Seligmann ('11)
  • Blank Slate, The - Pinker
  • Blue Like Jazz ('12)
  • Book Thief, The ('13)
  • Bookseller of Kabul, The
  • Born to Be Good
aug 31 2008 ∞
jan 5 2018 +
  • A Severe Mercy
  • A Whole New Mind
  • And Then There Were None
  • Born on a Blue Day
  • Educated
  • Gone With The Wind
  • Hinds Feet On High Places
  • The Kite Runner
  • Left to Tell
  • Little House Series
  • Little Women
  • Man's Search for Meaning
  • The Grapes of Wrath
  • The Hiding Place
  • The Memory Keeper's Daughter
  • The New Jim Crow
  • The Pursuit of God
  • Ragamuffin Gospel
  • Rebecca
  • Redeeming Love
  • Safely Home
aug 10 2008 ∞
feb 10 2019 +
  • Grief does not change you. It reveals you. ~from The Fault in our Stars (7/17/12)
  • In between stimulus and response there is a space, in that space lies our power to choose our response, in our response lies our growth and our freedom. ~Viktor Frankl~
  • Expectations are resentment waiting to happen. (08/08/11)
  • Books are the quietest and most constant of friends; they are the most accessible and wisest of counselors, and the most patient of teachers. ~Charles William Elliot (08/08/11)
  • What you feed will grow and what you starve will die...feed your faith; starve your doubts. (08/08/11)
  • Be a filter, not a sponge. ~from Perks of Being a Wallflower (07/01/11)
  • "If you make it a habit not to blame othe...
apr 13 2008 ∞
jul 17 2012 +
  • Call the Midwife
  • The Crown
  • Damages
  • Dexter
  • Fringe
  • Breaking Bad
  • Walking Dead
  • Criminal Minds
  • Scandal
  • House of Cards
  • Downton Abbey
  • The Paradise
  • Mr. Selfridge
  • Sons of Anarchy
  • The Tudors
  • The Blacklist
aug 25 2013 ∞
jan 5 2018 +
  • Only deal with something once.
  • Make peace with your past so it won't spoil the present.
  • Be on time.
  • Follow through on your commitments.
  • Don't make assumptions.
  • I cannot and will not try to please everyone!
  • Practice gratitude...every moment, every day, every season.
  • You become what you think about.
  • Don't believe everything you think!
  • Do what you can, with what you have, where you are!
  • Never worry about numbers. Help one person at a time, and always start with the person nearest you. ~Mother Theresa~
aug 7 2011 ∞
nov 3 2012 +
  • 2018: The Shape of Water (2017)
  • 2017: Moonlight (16)
  • 2016: Spotlight (15)
  • 2015: Birdman (14)
  • 2014: 12 Years A Slave (13)
  • 2013: Argo (12)
  • 2012: The Artist (11)
  • 2011: The King's Speech (10)
  • 2010: The Hurt Locker (09)
  • 2009: Slumdog Millionaire (08)
  • 2008: No Country For Old Men (07)
  • 2007: The Departed (06)
  • 2006: Crash (05)
  • 2005: Million Dollar Baby (04)
  • 2004: Lord Of The Rings: Return Of The King (03)
  • 2003: Chicago (02)
  • 2002: A Beautiful Mind (01)
  • 2001: Gladiator (00)
  • 2000: American Beauty (99)
  • 1999: Shakespeare In Love (98)
feb 17 2009 ∞
feb 17 2019 +
  • Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Atlanta, GA
  • Baltimore, MD
  • Boise, ID
  • Boston, MA
  • Butte, MT
  • Calgary, Alberta, Canada
  • Cheyenne, WY
  • Chicago, IL
  • Cologne, Germany
  • Colorado Springs, CO
  • Columbus, OH
  • Copenhagen, Denmark
  • Denver, CO
  • Des Moines, IA
  • Frankfurt, Germany
  • Hamburg, Germany
  • Hartford, CT
  • Helena, MT
  • Honolulu, HI
  • Kansas City, KS & MO
aug 31 2008 ∞
aug 9 2017 +
  • Alabama
  • Alaska
  • Arizona
  • Arkansas
  • California
  • Colorado
  • Connecticut
  • Delaware
  • Florida
  • Georgia
  • Hawaii
  • Indiana
  • Idaho
  • Illinois
  • Iowa
  • Kansas
  • Kentucky
  • Louisiana
  • Maine
  • Maryland
  • Massachusetts
aug 24 2008 ∞
jun 4 2011 +
  • The Band's Visit - NYC (2018)
  • The Play That Goes Wrong - Lyceum, NYC (2018)
  • The Parisian Woman - The Hudson, NYC (2017)
  • CATS - Neil Simon Theater, NYC (2017)
  • Into The Woods - Rancho Cucamonga (2017)
  • Wait Until Dark - Geffen, LA (2015?)
  • If/Then - Pantages, Hollywood (2015)
  • The Bridges of Madison County -Ahmansen, LA (2015)
  • 42nd Street - Orange County (2015)
  • Newsies - Pantages, Hollywood (2015)
  • The Nutcracker - Dolby Theater, Hollywood (2014)
  • Jersey Boys - Orange County Performing Arts Center (2014)
  • The Woman In Black - San Bernardino (2012)
  • Phantom of the Opera - Los Angeles (2010)
apr 27 2008 ∞
dec 16 2018 +