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 +

december

  • home alone ✮✮✮
    • directed by chris columbus

november

  • mary and the witch's flower ✮✮✮✮
    • directed by hiromasa yonebayashi
  • kill bill: vol. 1 ✮✮✮
    • directed by quentin tarantino
  • dr. strangelove (rewatch) ✮✮✮✮✮
    • directed by stanley kubrick
  • american psycho ✮✮✮
    • directed by mary harron
  • girl with a pearl earring ✮✮✮✮
jan 1 2018 ∞
dec 7 2018 +

what's new?

  • dec. 1: piano recital @ 4:00
  • dec. 2: symphonic band concert @ 2:30
  • dec. 7: lollie's 21st!!! ♡
  • dec. 7: home alone @ campus theatre w/ marie
  • dec. 8: solemnity of the immaculate conception
    • 9:00 am mass, holy day of obligation
  • dec. 9: piano studio review due
  • dec. 11: latin final exam @ 7:30 pm
  • dec. 12: art history term paper due
  • dec. 13: sociology term paper due
  • dec. 24: christmas eve
  • dec. 25: christmas!!
  • dec. 31: new year's eve

goals

  • survive finals
  • brush up on korean with lingodeer
  • read another novel by camus
  • listen to the nutcracker
dec 1 2018 ∞
dec 12 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

  • __ andromache
  • electra
  • hecuba
  • medea
sep 27 2018 ∞
dec 3 2018 +
  • kind of a drag ➯ the buckinghams
  • you've got your troubles ➯ the fortunes
  • beige ➯ yoke lore
  • rock n roll high school ➯ the ramones
  • sheena is a punk rocker ➯ the ramones
  • rockaway beach ➯ the ramones
  • baby, i love you ➯ the ramones
  • do you wanna dance? ➯ the ramones
  • never gonna love again ➯ lykke li
  • gods and monsters ➯ jessica lange
  • in dreams ➯ roy orbison
jan 22 2017 ∞
dec 10 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 +

41/32 books read

december ༉‧₊˚✧

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?"

  • the american heiress ▸ daisy goodwin

"i have always thought that the new world would one day prevail."

october ༉‧₊˚✧

  • the frogs ▸ aristophanes

"spirits of the darkness, speed him on hi...

jan 1 2018 ∞
dec 2 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 +