In one month I will be 26 years old.
That means I have 31 more days to:
– hit a home run
– read 693 pages, in order to finish all my books
– renew my Chinese
– go on a road trip
– rent a car
There are others that I haven’t checked off the list yet, true, but the above are the ones that I’m really not sure I’ll manage.
Home runs are hard, and everything else takes time that I don’t really have. The weekends between now and my birthday? I’m out of town for every one of them.
Yes, I know I made this list a year ago. And you’d think I’d have had time in a year. Funny how that happens.
So I guess a few things will just have to get pushed to the 26 list. Because, yes, there will be a 26 list. Doing this little experiment just confirmed for me how much I love checking things off.
There’s a feeling of accomplishment, even if it’s something as simple as riding a bike (without getting hit by a car).
That said, in this last month, I’d still like to check a few more things off. So if you’d like to speak Chinese with me on a road trip (in a rental car) to do some destination volunteering, I’m all ears.