january [11]━

  • the aeronaut's windlass, jim butcher [4/5]
  • starsight, brandon sanderson [5/5]
  • auberon, james s.a. corey [4/5]
  • the queen's gambit, walter tevis [5/5]
  • the black prism, brent weeks [4.5/5]
  • theft of swords, michael j. sullivan [4/5]
  • ender's game, orson scott card [4/5]
  • the shadowed sun, n.k. jemisin [4.5/5]
  • the house in the cerulean sea, t.j. klune [5/5]
  • spinning silver, naomi novik [5/5]
  • piranesi, susanna clarke [4/5]

february [2]━

  • the city we became, n.k. jemisin [4/5]
  • malice, john gwynne [4.5/5]

march [2]━

  • howl's moving castle, diana wynne jones [4/5]
  • gideon the ninth, tamsyn muir [5/5]

april [2]━

dec 22 2020 ∞
jul 29 2021 +

clothes━

  • cashmere sweater
    • light neutral - heather grey (theory)
    • dark neutral - navy
  • cashmere turtleneck sweater
    • dark neutral - black
    • light neutral - light grey
  • basic tshirt
    • white (apc)
    • grey (atm collection)
    • black (theory)
    • navy (x2) (atm collection, theory)
  • tank top
    • white
    • grey
    • black
  • silk camisole
dec 12 2020 ∞
jul 2 2021 +
  • overhaul style
    • do a closet edit ✔
    • replace hangers ✔
    • sell or donate any clothes that haven't been worn in 6+ months ✔
    • buy tshirts ✔
    • buy tanks/camis
    • buy shorts
    • buy pants
    • buy swimwear
    • buy outwear (cardigan, outercoat, sweaters)
    • buy long sleeve shirts
    • buy blouses
  • overhaul beauty
    • acquire basic makeup - foundation, concealer, mascara, eyeliner ✔
    • find the perfect red lip
    • find a signature scent (ombre leather, so...
may 14 2021 ∞
jul 8 2021 +

—the most important step a person can take is always the next one

  • kari, twenty three (dec 2nd), she/her
  • software engineer, powerlifter, photographer, backpacker
  • usa/pst

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jan 2 2021 ∞
jan 9 2021 +
  • lifting, fitness, and health━
    • create healthy habits
      • drink more water ✔
        • at least 63oz/daily ✔
      • stop biting my nails ✔
    • start lifting again post-covid ✔
    • 165/250/315 bsd
      • squat
        • 135 (again) ✔
        • 155 (again)
        • 185 (again)
        • 200 (again)
        • 250 (in comp)
      • bench
        • 115 (again) ✔
nov 5 2020 ∞
jul 30 2021 +

RULES━

  • must take a picture (preferably many) at every place
  • must record date of completion and who with!

general━

  • marquee las vegas
  • lightning in a bottle
  • outside lands
  • arena sf
  • get a tattoo
  • dye my hair
  • get a new piercing
  • own a home
  • get a dog

experiences━

  • live in a city away from california for at least a year
  • go on a solo trip out of state
jan 16 2017 ∞
jul 7 2021 +
  • have a stable income ✔
  • get a job in software engineering ✔
  • move to seattle
  • get my own apartment
  • buy a car
  • compete in powerlifting again
  • hire a powerlifting/lifting coach
  • train at a powerlifting gym
  • pay off student loans
    • pay off half of student loans
    • pay off student loans completely
  • be debt free
  • travel abroad
  • see a therapist consistently
  • get a bilateral salpingectomy
  • buy a home
  • get married
  • have a net worth of $100,000
  • have a net worth of $500,000
  • have a net worth of $1M
may 11 2021 ∞
jul 10 2021 +

united states━

  • california━
    • davenport pier
    • scripps pier
    • woodland sunflower fields
    • carrizo plain national monument (in bloom)
    • lake tahoe
    • shasta lake / mount shasta
    • castle lake
    • burney falls
    • kings canyon national park
    • redwoods national park
    • shaver lake
    • golden gate beach
    • precipice lake
    • mt tamalpais
    • bombay beach
    • the rock tub hot springs
    • hot creek geological site
jun 22 2020 ∞
jul 24 2021 +

japan━

  • kyoto
  • shinjuku
  • mt fuji + fujinomiya
  • tokyo
  • lake biwa

iceland━

  • drive the ring road
  • seljalandsfoss
  • haifoss
  • golden circle - thingvellir national park, the great geysir and strokkur geysir, gullfoss waterfall
  • heimaey stave church
  • reynisfjara black sand beach
  • stokksnes
  • stuðlagil canyon
  • blue lagoon
  • jokulsarlon
  • diamond beach
jan 2 2021 ∞
jun 13 2021 +