hello, i'm dana!

  • ♡ she/her
  • ♡ 10.20.97
  • ♡ infj
  • ♡ neutral good
  • ♡ waterbender
  • ♡ ravenclaw
  • ♡ jungian archetype: the innocent
  • ♡ let's be nanowrimo friends!
  • ♡ let's be mywriteclub friends!
nov 29 2016 ∞
oct 23 2019 +
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aut viam inveniam aut faciam.

  • find a new favorite director
  • save $500
  • fill a journal with poetry
  • graduate university
  • fill an album with photographs
  • make a serious dent in the coen brothers filmography
  • go to an art museum + copy an inspiring work
jan 1 2019 ∞
oct 17 2019 +

november

  • the postman ✮✮✮
    • directed by kevin costner
  • there will be blood ✮✮✮✮
    • directed by paul thomas anderson
  • the godfather ✮✮✮✮
    • directed by francis ford coppola

october

  • cape fear ✮✮✮
    • directed by martin scorsese
  • ♡ hi, mom! ✮✮✮✮✮
    • directed by brian de palma
  • ♡ the grand budapest hotel ↺ ✮✮✮✮✮
jan 1 2019 ∞
nov 12 2019 +

what's new?

  • nov. 1: the solemnity of all saints
  • nov. 2: all souls day
  • nov. 3: st. hubert's feast day
  • nov. 4: mr. robert mapplethorpe's birthday! :D
  • nov. 10: wwii film screening!
  • nov. 11: armistice day — wwi ends 101 years ago
  • nov. 13: godfather part ii screening @ 7:00
  • nov. 28: thanksgiving

goals

  • conquer nanowrimo!!
    • finish he whom the gods love
    • finish lament for three graves in the arctic
  • watch the godfather before part ii screening
  • familiarize yourself with dramatic structure
    • finish screenwriting book
oct 31 2019 ∞
nov 12 2019 +
  • watch six (8/6) more films on the afi list
    • apocalypse now
    • butch cassidy and the sundance kid
    • platoon
    • saving private ryan
    • taxi driver
    • the bridge on the river kwai
    • the deer hunter
    • the godfather
  • watch 15 period dramas
  • watch all the star wars films
  • become an expert in your favorite film genre
    • watch ten war dramas (10/10)
  • read five books from xander's recs:
    • _ light in august ▸ william faulkner
    • _ the life of milarepa ▸ l.p. lhalungpa
jan 1 2019 ∞
nov 12 2019 +
  • going to california — led zeppelin
  • dream — roy orbison
  • blue bayou — roy orbison
  • (they call you) gigolette — roy orbison
  • all i have to do is dream — roy orbison
  • california blue — roy orbison
  • s.o.s. — abba
  • changes — black sabbath
  • goetia — lustmord
  • lm-118 — marcus fjellström
  • tenebrous — marcus fjellström
  • lightning bar blues — arlo guthrie
  • the night they drove old dixie down — joan baez
  • late for the sky — jackson browne
  • rock you like a hurricane — scorpions
  • holy shit — father john misty
  • the rain, the park & other things — the cowsills
  • elegy for the arctic — ludovico einaudi
  • i will spend my whole life loving you — imaginary future
  • starchild — ghost quartet
  • gloria — the lumineers
jan 22 2017 ∞
nov 12 2019 +

32/50 books read

november ༊*·˚

  • ghosts ▸ henrik ibsen
    • "over the whole country there must be ghosts, as numerous as the sands of the sea. and here we are, all of us, abysmally afraid of the light."
  • screenplay: the foundations of screenwriting ▸ syd field
    • "writing brings its own rewards. enjoy them."

october ༊*·˚

  • empty sleeves: amputation in the civil war south ▸ brian craig miller
    • "it is always the heart that is bravest in war that is fondest and truest in love."
jan 1 2019 ∞
nov 8 2019 +