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

Anya follows:
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  • Cleopatra: A Life by Stacy Schiff
  • The Kingdom of Copper by S.A. Chakraborty
  • Convenience Store Woman by Sayaka Murata
  • The City of Brass by S.A. Chakraborty
  • The Door by Magda Szabo
  • When Women Were Birds: Fifty-four Variations on Voice by Terry Tempest Williams
  • Refuge: An Unnatural History of Family and Place by Terry Tempest Williams
  • Nothing But Dust by Sandrine Collette
  • Jane Austen, the Secret Radical by Helena Kelly
  • Our History is the Future by Nick Estes
  • The Testaments by Margaret Atwood
  • Near to the Wild Heart by Clarice Lispector
  • The Awakened Kingdom by N.K. Jemison
  • Princess Bari by Hwang Sok-yong
  • Gathering Moss by Robin Wall Kimmerer
  • The Kingdom of Gods by N.K. Jemisin
  • The Broken Kingdoms by N.K. Jemisin
  • The Hundred Thousand Kingdoms by N.K. Jemisin
  • The Women in the Castle by Jessica Shattuck
may 11 2010 ∞
jan 7 2020 +
  • 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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  • Marriage Story
  • Little Women
  • Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker
  • Booksmart
  • Let It Snow
  • Life of Brian
  • Parasite
  • Toni Morrison: The Pieces I Am
  • Always Be My Maybe
  • I, Tonya
  • Gosford Park
  • Mary, Queen of Scots
  • Amazing Grace
  • Free Solo
  • Leaning into the Wind: Andy Goldsworthy
  • The Dead Don't Die
  • Gloria Bell
  • Roma
  • Apollo 11
  • Cold War
  • Mountain
may 2 2010 ∞
jan 4 2020 +
  • 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 +