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 +

october

  • 300 ✮✮✮
    • directed by zack snyder
  • ♡ gladiator (rewatch) ✮✮✮✮✮
    • directed by ridley scott
  • her ✮✮✮✮✮
    • directed by spike jonze
  • dr. strangelove ✮✮✮✮✮
    • directed by stanley kubrick
  • coraline ✮✮✮✮
    • directed by henry selick

september

  • magic mike ✮✮✮
    • directed by steven soderbergh
jan 1 2018 ∞
oct 15 2018 +

what's new?

  • oct. 2: josh peck comes to campus!!!
  • oct. 5: fall break begins
  • oct. 10: fall break ends
  • oct. 11: language trivia night
  • oct. 12: piano series recital @ 7:30
  • oct. 12: bad times at the el royale release (!!)
  • oct. 12: first man release (!!!!)
  • oct. 13: clementi inaugural recital @ 7:30
  • oct. 19: halloween release
  • oct. 19: the sisters brothers @ 7:05
  • oct. 20: my 21st birth! :D
  • oct. 20: every flavor macaron day @ tastecraft
  • oct. 24: 2001: a space odyssey @ campus theatre!!!
  • oct. 27: metropolitan museum of art trip!
  • oct. 31: night of the living dead @ campus theatre
  • oct. 31: all hallows eve

goals

oct 1 2018 ∞
oct 19 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

  • __ hecuba
  • __ medea

herodotus

sep 27 2018 ∞
oct 15 2018 +
  • sloop john b ➯ the beach boys
  • cigarette daydreams ➯ cage the elephant
  • save me ➯ remy zero
  • sure gonna miss her ➯ gary lewis & the playboys
  • out of my league ➯ fitz and the tantrums
  • sinking ship ➯ wild child
  • grey morning ➯ foxtrax
  • can you feel my heart ➯ bring me the horizon
  • beautiful ➯ bazzi
jan 22 2017 ∞
oct 16 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
sep 6 2018 ∞
oct 11 2018 +

34/32 books read

october ༉‧₊˚✧

september ༉‧₊˚✧

  • prometheus bound ▸ aeschylus

"i cry for you prometheus. your fate is a sad one."

  • the bell jar ▸ sylvia plath

"i felt very still and very empty, the way the eye of a tornado must feel..."

  • the slight edge ▸ jeff olson

"successful people understand the slight edge, and they put it to work for them."

  • the idiot ▸ elif batuman

"what had men ever done, to deserve so much beauty and grace?"

  • antigonick ▸ sophocles & anne carson

"unwept unwed unloved i go."

jan 1 2018 ∞
oct 1 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 (2/5)
    • _ citizen kane
    • all about eve ✎
    • the philadelphia story ✎
    • dr. strangelove
jan 1 2018 ∞
oct 10 2018 +