How does one describe a year or access the impact of one year, one year of my life? But it all seems so present and organic that it is hard to classify a year. I graduated, had an internship, got a real job, finished my first knitting project, bought a car and went yurting. Seems like an eventful year.
1. Andrew Bird . Early on last year, his album 'Noble Beast' came out. I listened to it non stop. And I still listen to it pretty often but my obsession has subsided. And I don't really understand the lyrics all that much but i feel like if I did then somehow it would be about me. And during 2009, I saw him in concert and he was everything I wanted and more. A man with a violin and a voice, what more could you ask for. My fav is '
3. HIV/AIDS. In August, I started volunteering with Utah Aids Foundation and now I have shifted to the Utah Department of Health volunteering with the HIV/AIDS prevention program. I have read test result, swabbed people's mouth, pricked their fingers and made STD spreadsheets. I have learned a lot about sexually transmitted diseases since then and I plan on learning even more this coming 2010.