Life Goals

Pending life goals as of early January 2015:

  • Create a to-do list every day for 45 days straight
  • Do yoga every day for 30 days straight
  • Develop a system for writing thank you notes and staying in touch with everyone I meet
  • Do a set of five handstand pushups (Still trying to keep my balance with feet off of the wall)
  • Write a book
  • Make a suitcase sound system
  • Make a robot drum player machine
  • Learn a tai chi form.
  • Visit the Himalayas
  • Strengthen my back muscles to the point I could keep my back straight all day without slouching.
  • Change my disposition to the point where I naturally smile at everyone I encounter.
  • Develop a consistent style for punctuation in the above list.

Some goals that I’ve already accomplished are:

  • Make my own sound system
  • See the underground rivers in the Yucatan Peninsula
  • Touch my toes without bending my knees
  • Memorize seven funny jokes that are appropriate for all ages
  • Drop out of Penn.
  • Shave my head.
  • Start a profitable business.
  • Drop out of Harvard.
  • Go to (and finish) massage school.
  • Learn to paraglide.
  • Start a fair trade importing company.
  • Hire a replacement ceo for the fair trade importing company.
  • Become an artist.
  • Develop a self-sustaining non-volunteer based system for registering voters.
  • Learn to computer program.
  • Give all my money and start over.
  • Learn to ski.
  • Learn to swim. (I can swim now, but am not that good at it – two laps at a time.)
  • Go to Burning Man. (Been four times).
  • Live outside the US for at least a year.
  • Take a vipassana course.