bucket list shona kaye

Alternative title: All the crap I want to do before I kick the bucket. 

Updated May 2020

Personal goals 

  • Accept all aspects of myself; be open to change.
  • Establish healthy boundaries and respect the boundaries of others.
  • Be a better version of myself.
  • Kick depression‘s ass.
  • Make a difference somehow.
  • Keep on making a difference. See things through. Be fearless.
  • Moderation.
  • Identify 100 things that make me happy.
  • Learn to forgive.
  • Stop following the ideals and plans of others if they don’t work for me
  • Find out more about my ancestors/heritage/family tree 
  • Build some savings 
  • Pay off my loan 
  • Clear credit card debt
  • Set up a home 
  • Write a letter to my past self about all the lessons I’m still learning.
  • Write a letter to my younger self
  • Set aside time for the things that matter to me: reading, writing, relationships, introverting. 🙂

bucket list shona kaye

Discover & Learn

bucket list shona kaye

  • Visit the British Museum.
  • Take an art class.
  • Learn to play chess.
  • Learn sign language.
  • See a tiger up close.
  • Swim with dolphins.
  • Learn to play a new instrument.
  • Learn a second language.
  • Learn to say ‘hello’ in 50 different languages.
  • See a legendary musician.
  • Explore past life regression. Not kidding.
  • Get a palm reading.
  • Take a salsa class.
  • Attend a rock concert. Or ten.
  • Read the complete works of Shakespeare. Only a handful to go. LOL.
  • See a Shakespeare play at The Globe.
  • See Phantom of the Opera.
  • Volunteer or campaign. 
  • Get involved with safeguarding and awareness for victims of abuse/rape.

Professional goals 

bucket list shona kaye

  • Finish writing a novel.
  • Publish a novel. 
  • Keep writing.
  • Keep learning. Complete a degree. Don’t. My choice.
  • Make art.
  • Find a job I love.
  • Be my own boss. 
  • Own a studio for writing/art. 
  • Start a club/group (online).
  • Be part of a writing community. 
  • Try NaNoWriMo. 
  • Do an activity for charity
  • Make a living from writing. PA!
  • NYT bestseller list. Double PA!

Fun goals 

bucket list shona kaye

  • Jump into the ocean fully clothed.
  • Kiss a girl.
  • Own a herb garden.
  • Drink from a coconut.
  • Fly a kite.
  • Learn to juggle.
  • Sing at a karaoke.
  • Have a threesome.
  • Go to a drive-in movie.
  • Sleep under the stars.
  • Shower under a waterfall.
  • Ride in a hot air balloon.
  • Go paintballing.
  • Drive a quad bike.
  • Ride a motorbike.
  • Love someone I shouldn’t.
  • Ride a roller coaster.
  • Skinnydip.
  • Have sex on a beach.
  • Watch the sunrise.
  • Donate used books.
  • Quit a job I hate.
  • Fly a plane.
  • Scuba dive.
  • Plant a tree.
  • Fast for 3 days.
  • Start a collection.
  • Sew something.
  • Get a tattoo.
  • Have a spa weekend.
  • Donate blood.
  • Solve a Rubiks Cube.

Travel goals 

bucket list shona kaye

  • See the Northern Lights.
  • Go to Disney World, Florida.
  • Visit Cuba.
  • Sip Sangria in a Spanish courtyard.
  • Visit San Francisco.
  • Visit London.
  • Visit the Caribbean.
  • Set foot on all seven continents — Antarctica, Europe, Africa, Asia, Australia, South America, North America.
  • Live in a foreign country.
  • Go travelling for a month.
  • See the Great Barrier Reef.
  • See the Grand Canyon.
  • See the Pyramids.
  • See the Colosseum.
  • See the Taj Mahal.
  • Smoke a joint in Holland.
  • Ride a gondola in Venice.
  • Visit Stonehenge.
  • Stay on a remote island. 
  • Take a ‘love photo’ with the Eiffel Tower in the background.
  • Have an adventure — throw a dart at a map or spin a globe and point, and travel to the place marked!

 

bucket list shona kaye

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