I like lists. I also tell people I have a bucket list, but then I don’t share.
So Hurley Views presents: Maciena’s Bucket List.
graduate college (December 15, 2012…I finally did it.)
travel route 66
have a child (9/17/06 & 5/28/12 & 9/16/13)
adopt a child
buy a house (5/3/13, been preapproved for a loan. 5/27/13, placed a bid.
7/10/13, closed on our home, 8/10/13 moved in)
Travel to Mexico
see a Shakespeare play on the stage (Seen live broadcast of Coriolanus at Donmar Warehouse, 2.16.14)
read 95% of my reading list I believe this will never happen since I keep adding more and more books to that list.
perform random acts of kindness I believe that I do this when I smile at a stranger, hold the door open for the person behind me.
complete NaNoWriMo one year attempting November 2013
….11/12/13 hit 10,000 words on nano today, only 40,000 to go …..12/1/13, nano is over, and I only broke 25K–the half way point. Learned a few lessons and will try again next year.
November 2016….I’m going to try again.
With 50,001 words. I did it. I can’t believe it, but I did it.
finish and self-publish a book
have a book professionally published
see the aura Borealis–in person
go to a Hollywood movie premiere
go to a New York movie premiere
go to a movie premierElizabethtown @ Franklin TN 2005
interview at least one famous person
go zip lining with Trista in 2014 August 3, 2014, at Eagle Wings in Perry County, I soared over 8 tours of zip lines. (post about it)
do a public karaoke night July 18, 2014, at Garrets in Walton, KY I sang “Mama’s Broken Heart” by Miranda Lambert. It was awesome. (post about it)
go on a road trip with my sister
Devil Egg someone’s car.
go on a cruise
go to Disney World or Disney Land or both planning a June trip with the family to Florida The third week of June 2014, went with the family, it was amazing
go to the Harry Potter park planning a June trip with the family to Florida The third week of June 2014 went and it was amazing
donate blood annually
be on the bone marrow donation list UPDATE: signed up, waiting on kit to arrive, did the swap and mailed it. (11/18/2012) It’s official, I’m on the donation list. Now I just hope that I can help someone one day.
make a positive difference in a person’s life
get a real big-girl journalism job
have my hair professionally dyed
become a runner
See Broadway Play on Broadway
See Broadway Play anywhere
Stand on the Equator.
learn how to play the guitar and the piano
complete 50% of this list. There are currently 28 items on this list, I’ve completed 4. Doing the math, that’s 14% as of 11/18/13
As of 6.30.14 I’ve completed 8 items. I think that translates to 25% complete.
8/4/14 There are 32 items on the list. I’ve completed 10. 10/32=.3125 so 31%