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  • Writing + producing Rogue Wave audio story; Nov. 2017
  • Official Wedding ceremony on Oregon Coast; June 2017
  • Reporting for BBC (Dawson City); May 2017
  • Reporting + Writing for BBC (Forget); Feb. 2017
  • Leaving Los Angeles; Dec. 2016
  • Getting married to Richard; Nov. 2016
  • Reporting + Writing for BBC (Channel Islands); Apr. 2016
  • Producing "Chelsea Does"; 2015
  • Hiking Mt. Whitney; June 2014.
  • Creating, Launching, Maintaining: ReCirculation Desk; May 2013.
  • Planning, coordinating, executing Mom's 60th surprise birthday party; July 2012.
  • Beginning and continuing Book Club; Oct. 2011 - present.
  • Being published (again) at Adovcate.com; ...
dec 3 2012 ∞
apr 2 2019 +
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  • 38 - Breakfast w. Mom + Andre; dinner w. Amanda, Andi, Jen, Adam, Ame, Jessie, Lucy, Taya, Jeff, Jojo, Richard, Roxanne; hiking wknd w. RL in North Cascades.
  • 37 - Hiking in Mt. Rainier NP to Crystal Lake, meditating on PCT; Glacier NP wknd w. Ame, Adam, Jen, Scott, Brett + RL.
  • 36 - Olympics Viewing Party at Maltman + then Rocky Mountains/Colorado wknd w. Richard, Ame, Adam, Cynthia, Taya, Alexis, Jessie, Mary, Lora, Lucy, Jen.
  • 35 - Ojai House + Weekend w. Richard, Ame, Anne, Taya, Alexis, Mary, David, Weenie, Sadie, Jen and my Mom.
  • 34 - Echo Park Lake for Picnic and Paddle Boats w. family + friends; House of Intuition w. Mary, Taya and Richard; Mohawk Bend for early dinner.
  • 33 - Glen Ivy with Richard, Lisa and Greg; trampolines w. friends, then Hugos lunch with Mom and friends.
may 15 2014 ∞
aug 10 2018 +
  • Eat at Chez Panisse (February, '13 w. Richard!)
  • Leave it all behind + try something new ('17-'18)
  • Live in a city (away from So. Cal) for a year ('16-17)
  • Work/live in a foreign country for one year.
  • Work in a newsroom type environment.
  • National park tour.
  • 40 countries in 40 years (or 50/50).
  • Visit all 7 continents.
  • Attend all 4 Tennis Grand Slams (Australian Open, French Open, Wimbledon, US Open).
  • The Way of Saint James
  • Pacific Crest Trail.
  • John Muir Trail.
  • Hike Mt. Fuji - have tea before summit
  • Kayak the Baja, CA coastline.
  • See sunrise or camp at Haleakala Crater, ...
jan 30 2013 ∞
jun 20 2018 +

Films to See

2019:

  • the Farewell
  • Booksmart
  • Pen15 (hulu series)
  • Heath Ceramics: The Making of CA classic (artbound kcet series)
  • Special (netflix series)
  • Fosse Verdon (FX series)
  • Pose (FX series)
  • Wine Country (netflix)
  • Knock down the House (netflix doc)
  • Our Planet (netflix doc series)
  • Homecoming (netflix doc w. Bey)
  • Climax
  • Growing (netflix comedy special)
  • The Inventor (hbo doc)
  • Leaving Neverland (hbo documentary)
  • Ted Bundy Tapes (netflix series)
  • Abducted in plain sight (netflix doc)
  • Versace: American Crime Story (FX series)...
nov 27 2012 ∞
jul 15 2019 +
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Never Ending Reading List

Gay Authors

2019:

  • More Tales from the City (audio)
  • How to Not Always be Working
  • The Ethical Slut, Dossie Easton + Janet Hardy
  • The Nix, Nathan Hill
  • Less, Andrew Sean Greer

2018:

  • The Distance Home, Paula Saunders (BC)
  • Dispatches, Michael Herr
  • The Art of Memoir, Mary Karr
  • Homegoing, Yaa Gyasi (audio)
  • My Brilliant Friend, Elena Ferrante
  • The Line Becomes a River, Francisco Cantu (BC; audio)
  • Circe, Madeline Miller (BC)
  • Call Me By Your Name, Andre Aciman
  • A Little Life, Hanya Yanagihara
nov 26 2012 ∞
jun 24 2019 +
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CA:

PNW + Canada:

dec 30 2013 ∞
oct 16 2018 +
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Ongoing Goals:

  • Solo Trips
    • Channel Islands ('16)
    • Tombstone Territorial Park ('17)
  • Competed International Trips
    • Royal National Park, Australia
    • Tombstone Territorial, Canada
    • Abel Tasman NP, NZ
    • Heaphy Track, NZ
    • Tongariro Alpine Crossing, NZ
  • Backcountry hike for 5+ days
    • Heaphy Track, NZ (4 days)
  • Get published.
    • Sierra, Everglades
    • Sierra, Tombstone Territorial Park
  • Goal Hikes:
may 4 2014 ∞
jun 27 2019 +