Bucket List


Visit every country in the world

Visit every state in the US (44/50)

Visit every National Park in the US (9/59)

Visit the New Seven Wonders of the World (in a one way trip around the world)

Grand Tour of Europe

Cairo to Cape Town

Alaska to Chile

Ride the Trans-Siberian Railway

Volunteer abroad


New York City Bucket List

Live in New York City (Moved August 15, 2015)

Ice skate in Central Park

Kayak on the Hudson River

See Ryan Adams in New York City (February 16, 2017 Apollo Theater; February 18, 2017 Rough Trade)

Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island

Ride the Roosevelt Island Tram

See the Mets play the Braves at Citi Field  (April 27, 2017)

See City Hall Station

Take the train to Montreal (March 11, 2017)

Brooklyn Museum

Queens Museum

The Guggenheim

Skyscraper Museum

Brooklyn Botanic Garden

New York Botanic Garden

The Cloisters (September 5, 2016)



Go to graduate school (started August 2015)

Earn my Masters Degree  (May 17, 2017)

Build a tiny house

Live abroad

Adopt a Beagle through the Beagle Freedom Project

Plant a garden

Raise chickens

Get my motorcycle license

Learn to drive stick (and buy a 1977/78 Honda Civic)

Learn how to make pottery on a potters wheel

Build a darkroom in my house

Experiment with pinhole cameras, medium and large format photography

Learn how to build furniture

Make money doing something I love (even if it isn’t my only source of income)

Don’t be a slave to the man (ongoing project)