Summer TILT

grate­ful for

+ find­ing money + devel­op­ing ideas + the spring semes­ter is DONE! & now I have noth­ing but time. + I made 3 A’s & a B + read­ing Exegi­sis + cor­re­spon­dence + spo­tify now allows you to save music directly, so I’ve been hav­ing a lot of fun turn­ing my iPhone back into an iPod. + lis­ten­ing to new music, or newer, or old music i haven’t heard in a while + my blue­tooth speaker is won­der­ful + hdmi cord & net­flix + hav­ing chopped sweet potato & thick cut bacon (w apples & i can’t wait to try other pos­si­bil­i­ties) + cre­at­ing art again + catch­ing up on tv– i watched all of legit sea­son 2 (just in time for it to get can­celled :( ), the lat­est maron, GOT, Veep, Sil­i­con Val­ley, catch­ing up on Port­landia & 3 episodes into Fargo + look­ing for­ward to my first Mon­day Speakeasy night at Beavers not in school (& thus able to get super drunk) + chang­ing my plan­ner into just a lit­tle pocket idea book + clean­ing my room + the excep­tion­ally lovely weather the past few days + mod­podge + trad­ing in text­books for gift cards. + read­ing in the tub + Brain Pick­ings + dry erase boards/markers/erasers + djw + hang­ing out w/ Phil & Laura + i had a card to give my mom for moth­ers day + writ­ing poetry


excited for

+ THE WORLD CUP + see­ing the new Godzilla + going to Bren­ham for Laura’s bday + con­tin­u­ing build­ing my spo­tify music col­lec­tion + get­ting­ganj + going to Fitz Sat­ur­day + Beavers speakeasy night + fin­ish­ing Exegi­sis so I can start Murakami’s Nor­we­gian Wood + get­ting paid + the next time I do my nails + writ­ing over the sum­mer + work­ing on poetry + work­ing on my spiro­graph poster art (not actu­ally spirograph­ing, re-purposing)  +

i need to get ready for class, but instead i’m going to lifestream #gratitude

grate­ful for

+ wan­der­ing through the for­est + namaste yoga + hav­ing a good 420 + fin­ish­ing my paper early this morn­ing + my cre­ative writ­ing port­fo­lio due date got pushed back + it’s the last week of class before finals + gevalia cof­fee + win­ning the game of pool last fri­day + my new hdmi cord + watch­ing pacific rim, the dal­las buy­ers club, & crimes & mis­de­meanors this week + keep­ing up with my writer + wear­ing all black + email con­ver­sa­tions w west­fall + dynamo & the rock­ets play tonight. + read­ing books + google drive + new dragon stat­ues & white board + i got free cheese & dessert at school yes­ter­day + easter candy + my printer + i’m not preg­nant! (always grate­ful) + spencer’s new apart­ment + mov­ing things around in my room + i can go to bed early tonight + i can make art tonight (after read­ing murakami) + ran­dom ibupro­fen lying around

eleven o’clock gratitude list

grate­ful for
watch­ing game of thrones & veep
using my speaker & my tv
work­ing on site stuff
my led lights
dark choco­late cran­berry nut mix
mak­ing phone art
watch­ing cos­mos
read­ing mar­tin buber
mak­ing a lot of lists today
get­ting to see spencer, if even for a moment
my idea file
google drive
brain­storm­ing ideas
man­i­fest­ing what needs to be in my life
hav­ing time at school to work on my work
plas­tic fold­ers
hav­ing more water
all the tea & cof­fee choices


a friday lifestream


  • the new fea­tures on evernote
  • hav­ing fri­days off to get shit done! or just sleep in, b/c that feels amazing
  • exchang­ing jokes w/ my philo prof.
  • hav­ing shows to catch up on.
  • my oscil­lat­ing fan suckas! basi­cally the great­est inven­tion ever if you live in hous­ton & ac is expensive.
  • emer­gency back up cof­fee when i run out of coffee
  • my blue­tooth speaker
  • my lamps & led room lights
  • sun­glasses
  • google drive gets my papah’s written
  • find­ing namaste yoga videos
  • eos sum­mer fruit chapstick
  • hav­ing today to get my laun­dry done
  • broad city!
  • read­ing blog inspiration
  • online tele­vi­sion accounts
  • the new cosmos
  • hav­ing altoids & gum.

__ gratitude list

  1. my led room lights that change color & change mood.
  2. reup­ping
  3. spencer’s sis­ter in law really liked me
  4. i think i fin­ished writ­ing my ghazal for class today
  5. i had a lot of fun last night.
  6. the con­ver­sa­tion spencer & i had on the couch made me feel good.
  7. i still have hbo for right now.
  8. i have cof­fee right now. it’s good, warm.
  9. google drive, 750 words, ever­note. work­ing from anywhere.
  10. sweet pota­toes w/ chicken & spinach.
  11. mak­ing kale chips. mak­ing them spicy. eat­ing them w/ bal­samic vinaigrette.
  12. rhyming dic­tio­nar­ies.
  13. the week­end.
  14. talk­ing about soccer.
  15. read­ing e-squared & choose yourself.
  16. my par­ents bought more kleenex
  17. my long maxi dress.
  18. my mean­ing of life & fic­tion classes.
  19. feel­ing progress in my writing.
  21. my phone.
  22. super­glue! (superrrrhans)
  23. the new cosmos
  24. broad city
  25. putting plans in my calendar
  26. enjoy­ing the rich­ness of life

clap along if you feel like that’s what you want to do (gratitude/abundance)

i’m grate­ful for::

spring weather, my mean­ing of life phi­los­o­phy class, spencer, sweet potatoes/spinach & kale, going to sxsw last wknd, read­ing out­side last night, broad city, there’s a por­cu­pine at the zoo that paints & sells his art, choose your­self & esquared, sun­glasses, my printer, print­ing at school, the week­end, my mus­tard purse, hav­ing plans to sched­ule in my cal­en­dar, my life is rich & full, read­ing blogs, the school of life design face­book group, updates & upgrades, all the things i can do w/ ever­note & google drive, not stop­ping writ­ing even when i break my streaks, my cats are funny, cof­fee, that pharell happy song & this pom­plam­oose mashup, my blue­tooth speaker, my portable phone charger, learn­ing how to write for­mal poetry, my face­book friends, find­ing mul­ti­ple sources, my playlists

exam­ples of abun­dance in my life::

i wont need to buy any printer ink or paper for a long time, i have a lot of inter­net friends i can talk to, there’s a lot of music to lis­ten to, all my clothes, i have food choices that are good to eat, my life feels rich & full, sun­glasses, tiny index card note­books & other note­books & sketch­books (& art sup­plies), shows to watch on my queue, ideas in my idea file, books, flan­nel pj bot­toms, bras