* Jesus
* pictures of space
* pressing flowers
* swimming in the ocean
* daffodils, pansies, and lillies
* a good thunderstorm
* wheelbarrows
* candles
* campfires
* mini-crueler doughnuts
* elaborate sword fighting
* snow
* Greenland
* a new box of crayons
* cleanly shaven legs
* Thursdays
* skiing
* Medieval theming
* dill pickles
* vectors/vexels
* grand pianos
* globes
* olives
* boots
* water skiing
* black cats
* chocolate chip cookies
* pumpkins
* shrimp
* pizza
* cuddling up in bed after a warm shower
* songs in D (or E or A)
* octopuses
* riding a bike without hands
* stormy weather
* hay bales
* little trees
* trains
* boats
* legos
* rafting
* good typography
* reading graffiti
* assassinating snipers in Halo
* inside jokes
* stamps
* seashells
* gel pens
* summer sausage
* well-deserved cash
* blank calendars
* painting murals
* hand knits
* wooly mammoths
* old coins
* goldfish
* collages
* flowers in the window
* running at night
* getting mail
* drip castles
* hand-dyed yarn
* kittens
* dry wine
* good things to come

The only person allowed on a Glad List is Jesus.

- Go to Yellowstone
- See the Northern Lights
- Swim with dolphins
- Go hot air ballooning
- Get married to my best friend
- Hang glide in New Zealand
- Write an awesome song
- Sing karaoke on a cruise ship
- Go to Germany and drink German beer and ski in the Alps
- Complete the Year of Design challenge
- Teach my kids to swim (in progress)
- Build an igloo
- Write a Christmas album
- Walk on a frozen lake or pond
Clan of the Cave Bear Jean M. Auel
Valley of Horses Jean M. Auel
The Mammoth Hunters Jean M. Auel
The Plains of Passage Jean M. Auel
The Shelters of Stone Jean M. Auel
The Land of the Painted Caves Jean M. Auel
The Color Purple Alice Walker
The Kite Runner
Lords of Discipline Pat Conroy
Pillars of the Earth Ken Follett
Shogun James Clavell IP
World Without End Ken Follett

Rating Guide
one of the best books I've ever read
good read, might read again
decent, but wouldn't read again
awful, didnít care for at all
IP in progress