7.24.2007

First 101 Goals in 1001 Days, updated
To be finished: Feb. 3, 2010

Leisure
Learn to Snowboard
Travel to Bolivia to see Chris
Write 15 short stories or slam poems
Establish myself in a slam scene
Learn to make bread
Create bike-part art for house
Fly a kite
Move and cut out my unnecessary possessions
Decorate a room in bold, primary colors
Read Freakenomics
Weigh 160
Run a UE expedition
Throw a pot
Sail
Keep half a dozen potted herbs alive at once
Plant a tree
Read all of the Harry Potter books
Make Lasagna
See the Indiana Dunes
Take a cooking class
Go on a multiday hiking trip
Exist in 4 states at once
Study on Lake Michigan
Build another bike
Mountain bike in CO
Eat vegetarian for 2 weeks
Hit a bucket of golf balls
Own over half a dozen bottles of wine at once
Floss every day for 2 weeks
Build a piece of functional furniture
Cycle 50+ miles in a day
Learn 5 new constellations
Buy a piece of art
Plant flowers
Cull wardrobe when moving to CO
Cook 5 courses of new dishes
Order room service
Visit a brewery or distillery
Learn to play darts

Kayaking
Run OBJ
Run the Green Narrows
Run the Tallulah Gorge
Throw a Pan Am
Run a raft trip with the family
Log every kayak trip
Run an overnight kayak trip
Mentor a newer paddler
Establish a core group of paddling partners
Run the Animas
Playboat a 5ft+ wave
Run a 20+ foot falls

Academic / Career
Graduate NDLS
Win a moot court competition
Study Advanced Trial Ad.
Study Con Law II
Begin a job I enjoy
Establish a career network
Land a 2L summer job that pays well in a city I enjoy
Establish mentor/mentee relationship
Use all of my available vacation time
Keep my weekends to myself
Own a good suit
Make Dean’s list
Watch a felony trial from start to finish

Money
Sell my house above its purchase price
Start investing in index funds
Save 30% of my earnings once I land a permanent position
Start an adventure fund
Keep a monthly budget
Become financially independent
Live debt free
Give change to someone who needs it

Social
Establish a social network in my new cities
Go to 10 live concerts
Sit down and write an email once a month to keep in touch with distant friends
Be home for Thanksgiving
Learn to weld from Dad
Fish with Dad
Cook with Mom
Home for Christmas every year
Try 30 new wines
Get a pet
Know my neighbors
Pay for the next car at a toll booth

Vote
See a triple header at a movie theatre
Feed someone else’s parking meter
Couchsurf
Meet an online friend in person
Register to vote in IN

Meet someone new on a flight
Attend a Silverhawks game
Attend a high school football game
Attend a wine tasting
Subscribe to The New Yorker
Host a dinner party in semi-formal dress
Host a barbecue
Attend 5 plays (3)
Host a board game party
Go to an art gallery
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