books I’ve read in 2009

Post-Rapture Radio: Lost Writings from the Failed Revolution at the End of the Last Century by Russell Rathbun
A Year of Mornings: 3191 Miles Apart by Maria Alexandra Vettese and Stephanie Congdon Barnes
To Bless the Space Between Us: A Book of Blessings by John O’Donohue


vintage plastic Jesus

25 Random Things About Amy

1-my favorite color is orange.
2-i once hitched a ride from Atlanta to Birmingham with a trucker when my car broke down.
3-i love funky eyeglasses and silver jewelry.
4-i have lived in 3 states – TN, AL, CO.
5-i am a die-hard Tennessee Vols fan.
6-my all-time favorite book is To Kill a Mockingbird.
7-i have a personal goal of reading 50 books this year.
8-i peed on stage during practice for the 1st Grade Christmas Play because I was scared to ask if I could go to the bathroom. I was terrified of the noise public toilets make upon flushing.
9- my Myers-Briggs type is INFJ.
10-faith as i know it is evolving from something legalistic and formulaic to something filled less with certainty and more with mystery.
11-i have an aversion to retractable blades, like box cutters. and an aversion to snow.
12-i love Scrabble and Scattegories. i even took Scrabble with me to Costa Rica last year and my brother and i played it outside in the gardens before bed at night.
13-i have completed a half marathon.
14-i never leave home without my iPod, cell phone, journal, a book, and usually a camera.
15-i love Moleskine journals.
16-i have no parents.
17-i am madly in love with my niece and nephew because they think i am so fun.
18-i miss living close enough to the beach to escape there for a quick weekend.
19-my iPod, my camera, and an oil painting of my dad when he was a kid are among my favorite possessions.
20-i dream of having a job i truly love.
21-i am addicted to caffeine.
22-sleeping in is one my favorite things.
23-sanitary, nodule, legalistic, pus, irregardless, copasetic, chunky, nougat, thong, i-beam, terminal, capable, and doctrine are among my least favorite words.
24-i like to make stuff.
25-i hope this is the year i get my passion back.