12.31.2007

what i have done this year:
  • regained full use of my right hand
  • written 28 poems in 28 days
  • put out a chap book (now for sale at mac's backs books, cleveland heights, ohio)
  • learned to knit better
  • taught jon to knit
  • followed a knitting pattern
  • read at a poetry reading
  • started an unschooling blog and maintained it okay
  • overcome drug addiction
  • gained back 6 of the pounds i'd lost
  • maintained my style
  • started starting a business
  • raised my consciousness
  • became a board member at the co-op
  • published 8 newsletters for the co-op
  • completed 11 pieces of art for an art show, which were largely praised
  • had 2 poems accepted by mothering
  • been published in 2 books with my six-word memoir
  • was randomly asked to be a magician's assistant
  • got the living room & dining room painted
  • threw a kick-ass, detail-obsessed harry potter halloween party
  • made some new friends
  • volunteered for b.o.l.d. ohio and cleveland birth network in 2 b.o.l.d. events
  • kept the money situation within reasonable bounds
  • knit a bunch of stuff
  • breastfed a two-year-old
  • done lots of crafts with the kids
  • kept the house pretty clean
  • done better at saying the right things to honor my kids' emotions and autonomy
  • with jon, started composting and gardening
  • read some good books, largely fiction
  • healed my body
  • gave thoughtful gifts to people i love or admire
  • managed to get the kids out of the house with some regularity
  • stayed connected to old friends
  • helped my friends through some especially rough times
  • mailed the holiday cards the day after thanksgiving
  • reduced our impact even more
  • read harry potter book 7 withing 26.5 hours, despite driving 4 hours for a double funeral in the middle
  • designed postcards for my new business
  • figured out lots of crap about starting a business
  • managed to work on the quilt a bit
  • sold 2 monster totes i'd sewn
  • sold postcards of a photo i made
  • made the domestic goddess picture
  • largely got off internet forums
  • threw a kick-ass blessingway (with help from my friends)
  • kept my kids alive & healthy
  • attended a world music festival in canada
  • got hit on by a french rocker
  • wrote an article for mothering's website
  • made tons of flyers for the food co-op
  • filled a journal
  • maintained my marriage, even making some strides in communication
  • saw jupiter
  • joined heavy metal science club

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