6318 days left … how am I doing on my living list

290 days since I took stock of how many days I have left till I turn 60. 289 since I published my “bucket list”. Actually a more apt name for that list might be “my living list”, considering my focus and intention has been on living life more fiercely to the fullest possibility doing things I want to do before I get too old to do them.

So how am I doing on my living list of 33 items?

  • Get a tattoo (done in March 2017)
  • Publish a book (started writing)
  • Publish a cookbook
  • Take a powerboat license
  • Learn to speak basic Spanish, Portuguese, French, Cantonese and Japanese (been learning Spanish and Japanese)
  • Learn sign language
  • Log 1,000 dives (941 to go!)
  • Spot a whale shark while diving
  • Swim with manta rays (Bali in May 2017 and it was awesome!)
  • Swim with barracudas
  • Swim with dolphins in the open ocean
  • Skinny-dip off a boat in the open sea under a full moon
  • Jump off a plane (strapped tandem to a skydiving instructor)
  • Get to Mt Everest base camp
  • Complete a marathon (I did it on 3 Dec 2017!)
  • Kiss someone on top of the Eiffel Tower
  • Kiss someone on top of the Empire State Building
  • Travel overnight on the Orient Express
  • Cruise to Alaska
  • Visit the Grand Canyon
  • See the Northern Lights
  • Sleep in an Ice Hotel
  • Have dinner at an oasis in the desert
  • Go cross country horse back riding
  • Samba in Brazil (preferably at Carnival)
  • Stay overnight in an African safari
  • Take an RV holiday
  • Visit all 7 Wonders of the World (3 down 4 to go)
  • Make a pilgrimage to Lourdes
  • Make a pilgrimage to the Porziuncola in Assisi
  • Help build an orphanage
  • Help build a library
  • Fall in love (again) (in addition to divine intervention, a dash of courage probably needed…)
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