David Brider (davidbrider) wrote,
David Brider

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100 things. Bold the things you've done.

1. Started your own blog (well, duh...)
2. Slept under the stars
3. Played in a band
4. Visited Hawaii
5. Watched a meteor shower
6. Given more than you can afford to charity (kind of - at the Both Sides of the Paperconvention in 1996 I bid £100 - of my student loan - on a script. And the money was going to charity. And yeah, really, it was more than I could afford).
7. Been to Disneyland
8. Climbed a mountain
9. Held a praying mantis
10. Sang a solo. (One of the bands I was with, as well as playing keyboards, at our one and only gig I sang a song or two, including one I'd written. That was fun.)

11. Bungee jumped
12. Visited Paris
13. Watched a lightning storm (Nervously.)
14. Taught yourself an art from scratch (Well, nobody taught me how to play the guitar or write songs or fic. Not that I'm particularly brilliant at them, but I'm definitely self-taught.)
15. Adopted a child
16. Had food poisoning (A couple of times. Not nice.)
17. Walked to the top of the Statue of Liberty
18. Grown your own vegetables (I'd like to do the whole Good Life self-sufficiency thing, but I haven't yet)
19. Seen the Mona Lisa in France
20. Slept on an overnight train. (No, but I've done a coach London Victoria to Sheffield)

21. Had a pillow fight
22. Hitch hiked
23. Taken a sick day when you're not ill (ahem)
24. Built a snow fort
25. Held a lamb
26. Gone skinny dipping
27. Run a Marathon
28. Ridden in a gondola in Venice
29. Seen a total eclipse (I'm afraid that in the 1999 solar eclipse, I was in a bus going over the Thames. Although I gather the people who were looking couldn't see much anyway.)
30. Watched a sunrise or sunset

31. Hit a home run
32. Been on a cruise (I'd like to.)
33. Seen Niagara Falls in person
34. Visited the birthplace of your ancestors
35. Seen an Amish community
36. Taught yourself a new language
37. Had enough money to be truly satisfied.
38. Seen the Leaning Tower of Pisa in person
39. Gone rock climbing
40. Seen Michelangelo's David

41. Sung karaoke.
42. Seen Old Faithful geyser erupt
43. Bought a stranger a meal at a restaurant
44. Visited Africa
45. Walked on a beach by moonlight
46. Been transported in an ambulance
47. Had your portrait painted
48. Gone deep sea fishing
49. Seen the Sistine Chapel in person
50. Been to the top of the Eiffel Tower in Paris

51. Gone scuba diving or snorkeling
52. Kissed in the rain. (I think.)
53. Played in the mud
54. Gone to a drive-in theater
55. Been in a movie
56. Visited the Great Wall of China
57. Started a business (Is it terrible to admit I'm thinking about it?)
58. Taken a martial arts class. (As a child I did karate - not for long, though. I don't think I got beyond white belt)
59. Visited Russia
60. Served at a soup kitchen

61. Sold Girl Guide Cookies (Never been a Girl Guide, for, erm, obvious reasons)
62. Gone whale watching
63. Got flowers for no reason
64. Donated blood, platelets or plasma
65. Gone sky diving
66. Visited a Nazi Concentration Camp
67. Bounced a check
68. Flown in a helicopter
69. Saved a favorite childhood toy (I have loads, including my bestest teddy bear)
70. Visited the Lincoln Memorial

71. Eaten caviar
72. Pieced a quilt
73. Stood in Times Square
74. Toured the Everglades
75. Been fired from a job.
76. Seen the Changing of the Guards in London
77. Broken a bone.
78. Been on a speeding motorcycle
79. Seen the Grand Canyon in person
80. Published a book. (Not yet. Working on it...)

81. Visited the Vatican
82. Bought a brand new car
83. Walked in Jerusalem
84. Had your picture in the newspaper
85. Read the entire Bible
86. Visited the White House
87. Killed and prepared an animal for eating.
88. Had chickenpox
89. Saved someone's life.
90. Sat on a jury

91. Met someone famous. (Many and varied. Purely in a fan/celeb situation, but nevertheless.)
92. Joined a book club
93. Lost a loved one
94. Had a baby (I rather lack the necessary biological equipment)
95. Seen the Alamo in person
96. Swam in the Great Salt Lake
97. Been involved in a law suit
98. Owned a mobile phone
99. Been stung by a bee
100. Read an entire book in one day

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