What I hope my post-List life will be like...

  1. That I will travel to far-away places (but take few pictures, except the pictures of memory)
  2. That I will read all the books
  3. That I will walk many steps and wear out many shoes
  4. That I will stroll
  5. That I will be non-compliant
  6. That I will sometimes spend money frivolously
  7. That I will honor friends and relations with time and attention
  8. That I will rediscover (and cultivate) my pre-2006 attention span
  9. That I will often cry out, "Marvelous!"
  10. That I will divest myself of even more Things
  11. That I will finish my novel(s)
  12. That I will work on more movies
  13. That I will help people in need
  14. That I will revel in the fermata of silence
  15. That I will finally meet you. And you.
  16. That I will find storybook love at last, at last
  17. That I will learn much more about the vasty sky and stars
  18. (That I will often hide inside parentheses)
  19. That I will taste all of the strange and miraculous foods and drinks
  20. That—in and out—I will breathe deeply of the wind
  21. That I will figure out all the activities I can do without an iPhone in my pocket
  22. That I will enjoy the sunlight on my cheeks and the smell of the wine-dark sea
  23. That I will bask in the warmth of friendship
  24. That I will be ever so very kind
  25. That I will fill my eyes with all the world, brightly-colored
  26. That I will listen to countless stories, told in-person around a fire
  27. That I will become strong enough to walk on my hands down stairs
  28. That I will make awkward mistakes...and learn much from them
  29. That I will saturate my brain cells with theories and ideas
  30. That I will leap from slippery rock to rock
  31. That I will be broken into pieces, then heal
  32. That I will bathe my ears in the multitude of symphonies
  33. That I will often discover duende but always be surprised by it
  34. That I will age, but gracefully
  35. That I will disobey many posted signs and placards
  36. That I will go about life with mirth and abandon
  37. That I will learn to let go of my regrets
  38. That I will remember
  39. That I will be alive
  40. That I will be alive
  41. That I will be alive
  42. 🔵
  43. I hope my 1,000 lists will bring future readers surprise, joy and/or delight
  44. You may find me occasionally at: http://www.chriskubica.com