Tagged with goals

Block 804: October 6, 2015

It’s funny the responses I’ve gotten about this Crane today on Facebook. Ghostly. Peaceful. Serene. A favorite. I thought it was odd that I looked at it this morning and saw myself drowning. Drowning. Date: October 6, 2015 Crane: 804 Days Spent on Project: 959 Location: NW Portland, OR Person I would have sent it … Continue reading

Block 801: October 3, 2015

I’m again sitting on my balcony. It’s 8:17pm, the light is dimmed low, there’s a glass of red wine next to me, and I’m wearing an oversized chunky cardigan I pulled from costume stock this morning at work. The only way I could be any more #basic right now is if I had a Vanilla … Continue reading

Block 753: August 16, 2015

Ten days until all the stitches in my mouth will be removed. Two days until the first day of rehearsal for the first play of the season. It’s 7:24pm on Sunday, August 16, 2015, and I have 13 and a half hours until the work day starts. Date: August 16, 2015 Crane: 753 Days Spent … Continue reading

Block 743: August 6, 2015

And wow. Just wow. It’s amazing how palpable the change feels at work. Date: August 6, 2015 Crane: 743 Days Spent on Project: 898 Location: NW Portland, OR Person I would have sent it to: TBD Music I listened to while sewing: When I was sewing this, I was listening to… What? The time between … Continue reading

Block 739: August 2, 2015

Well, here we go. Summer “vacation” ends tonight. Date: August 2, 2015 Crane: 739 Days Spent on Project: 894 Location: NW Portland, OR Person I would have sent it to: TBD Music I listened to while sewing: I started the day with the Spotify playlist entitled “Early Morning Rise,” since my dog decided he wanted … Continue reading

Block 734: July 28, 2015

My mother had hip replacement surgery this morning. By the time my alarm went off at 6:30am, she was already in the recovery room (thanks to the three hour time difference). Things went well and we’re all hoping for a healthy and speedy healing process! Date: July 28, 2015 Crane 734: Days Spent on Project: 889 … Continue reading

Block 728: July 22, 2015

Guess who didn’t set his alarm clock this morning? Date: July 22, 2015 Crane: 728 Days Spent on Project: 883 Location: NW Portland, OR Person I would have sent it to: TBD Music I listened to while sewing: I settled on the Ghosttown remixes, by Madonna. And I’m playing them loudly at work because, again, … Continue reading

Block 723: July 17, 2015

8:30pm and finally doing this. Way to stay on schedule… Date: July 17, 2015 Crane: 723 Days Spent on Project: 878 Location: NW Portland, OR Person I would have sent it to: Well, here we find ourselves at the juncture I knew would happen before I hit 1000 people. After Arkansas, on June 12th, I … Continue reading

Block 721: July 15, 2015

My one year anniversary of moving to Portland, Oregon. Today is an important day. Date: July 15, 2015 Crane: 721 Days Spent on Project: 876 Location: NW Portland, OR Person I would have sent it to: Even though today has a warm place in my heart and I’m feeling incredibly thankful and also introspective about … Continue reading

Block 715: July 9, 2015

Back from the Oregon Coast this afternoon and within an hour of dropping my bags in the apartment, I got a text about some BIG work news that shouldn’t have been such emotional news but, for very specific reasons, got me to run the mile to work on the rest of my (last) vacation day and … Continue reading