It is already May 3rd. The first four months of 2013 went by entirely too fast! I figured I'd do an update on my bucket list: https://mstinamarie.wordpress.com/2013/02/05/first-annual-bucket-list/ I completed one of my items... I have tried six new whiskeys, totally low balled on that! I'm just getting started. Here's a pic of three of them on Instagram. … Continue reading Bucket List Checkpoint!
I'm running for the Leadership Development Director position of the American Library Association's New Members Roundtable (ALA NMRT) Executive Board. I am going to use this post to tell you why... you may have already seen my candidate video here. Also, the Asian Pacific American Library Association (APALA) did a member highlight on me this… Continue reading Getting into Library Politics aka Why I’m running for a ALA NMRT Board Position.
In the summer of 2011, I decided to reach out to activist poets about their thoughts on community involvement in libraries. I pitched the idea around and nothing came of it. But, in the 21st century, everyone has a blog and voice, so here it goes... I couldn't just let it die. If only my… Continue reading Empowerment through Libraries
I always wanted to do a bucket list for the year, so here's the first annual bucket list... I will keep it manageable... 10 things I want to do before the year ends. December 31 or bust! 1. Lose at least 25 lbs. The more the better. 2. Visit a different museum every month, and then… Continue reading First Annual Bucket List
Happy New Year! Damn, it's almost been a year since I updated my blog. I have no excuses. I didn't even do a blog or two about conferences. That's usually a staple. But, I'm back. 🙂 The last post talked about travel. I didn't really do much of it. I need some stamps for my… Continue reading Oops!