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"I am the shore and the ocean, awaiting myself on both sides."
- Dejan Stojanović

Anya follows:
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  • The Women in the Castle by Jessica Shattuck
  • False Calm by María Sonia Cristoff
  • Storyteller by Leslie Marmon Silko
  • An Indigenous Peoples' History of the United States by Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz
  • An Unnecessary Woman by Rabih Alameddine
  • Women of the Dawn by Bunny McBride
  • Lakota Woman by Mary Crow Dog
  • The Doomed City by Arkady and Boris Strugatsky
  • The Eye of the Heron by Ursula LeGuin
  • Braiding Sweetgrass by Robin Wall Kimmerer
  • The Gardner Heist by Ulrich Boser
  • The Hidden Life of Trees by Peter Wohlleben
  • Red Rising by Pierce Brown
  • The Emperor of All Maladies: A Biography of Cancer by Siddhartha Mukherjee
  • Killers of the Flower Moon by David Grann
  • Who Fears Death by Nnedi Okorafor
  • Chronicle of a Death Foretold by Gabriel García Márquez
  • The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead
  • The Wild Places by Robert Macfarlane
may 11 2010 ∞
jun 2 2019 +
  • Qi Baishi
  • Kim Whanki
  • Andy Goldsworthy
  • Anselm Kiefer
  • Odilon Redon
  • George Morrison
  • Frida Kahlo
  • Debora Arango
  • Clare Rojas
nov 13 2012 ∞
dec 26 2016 +
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  • Iceland
  • Alaska
  • Sudanese pyramids + Khartoum
  • Mali (especially Djenne + Timbuktu)
  • Fez, Morocco (World Sacred Music Festival)
  • Okavango delta
  • South Africa
  • Deutschland
  • Siberia (Lake Baikal)
  • Korea (separate list to follow)
  • Indonesia (Java and Sumatra)
  • New Zealand
  • Peru (especially Machu Picchu)
  • Teotihuacan + Mexico City (Frida's house!)
  • La Habana
  • Iran
  • Lebanon (protected cedars)
  • Nepali and/or Kashmiri Himalayas
  • Rajasthan (Jaipur Literature Festival)
apr 27 2010 ∞
jul 20 2018 +
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  • Always Be My Maybe
  • I, Tonya
  • Gosford Park
  • Mary, Queen of Scots
  • Amazing Grace
  • Free Solo
  • Leaning into the Wind: Andy Goldsworthy
  • Gloria Bell
  • Roma
  • Apollo 11
  • Cold War
  • Mountain
  • Ocean's Eight
  • Suite Francaise
  • Border
  • Dawnland
  • Wildfire
  • Wild Nights With Emily
  • Jamilia
  • Little Woods
  • The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie...
may 2 2010 ∞
jun 11 2019 +
  • losing myself in a book
  • connecting with my high school students
  • laughing
  • managing to communicate in another language
  • green tea flavored everything
  • hiking in the mountains
  • traveling and exploring new places and cultures
  • rooting for the underdog
  • history and art museums
  • the night sky
  • live music
  • elephants
  • writing words that provoke thoughtful analysis and change
  • dreaming
dec 16 2013 ∞
dec 16 2013 +