To earn my masters in Secondary Teaching/English/Special
Education/Creative Writing/Women Studies before I am 27.
To become a mother of a minimum of five beautiful
children. The eldest will be a girl, the youngest a boy. My first
baby girl will be named Hanna Belle Suzanne, after my Nana and
her mother, the second Honey. The first boy will be named Walus
Andrew. Other names I am considering, Jetti and Clover.
To become a wife to a man that has a deep system
of morals, who will treat me equally, who will take care of his
family and who will be an excellent father. I
will marry someone who can appreciate my creativity and who is
as creative or more creative than I am. He will be goal orientated,
financially secure and hard working. He will be able to carry my
family when I cannot. He will be my backbone.
Before I am married, I want to live with my four
best friends in a townhouse in fells point, Maryland.
To live/travel abroad for a year. Venice, Amsterdam,
or Ireland. I will see all three.
To become an English/Creative writing teacher
at Maryvale, teaching the high school level. I will become head
of the English Department. I will be an active teacher helping
out with clubs like Mock trial and literary magazine, going to
athletic games, and by participating in spirit weeks and promoting
school spirit. I will be a leader among the other teachers always
participating in teacher meetings. My classroom will be
filled with open minds, respect, and creative juices flowing everywhere.
My students will check their egos at the door and unite to learn
more about themselves and their peers. I will be a friend to my
To become an active member in the Cystic Fibrosis
Community. Going to Great Strides, participating in other fundraisers,
and making speeches or holding a post among the foundation.
To have my writing published and
become a well known or critically acclaimed award-winning author.
To own a house-boat and travel with my husband
and grandkids on the ocean.
To live in a house with a wrap around porch and
a huge yard to hold fireworks on the Fourth of July.
To share a summer home on a beach somewhere with
the fab, and every summer we take all our kids there, the petite
To always be an active member in my family, Radebaugh's
and Fick. Holding holidays and other events at my house and always
accepting invitations to their events. Keeping in touch
with my sister and brother always. They are the most important
To become an active member of my husband's family.
Getting to know all family members' names, and becoming a brick
in my in law family as well as my own.
To own an orange convertible with a tan top and
leather seats, an awesome system with a tape and compact disc player.
To write children's stories with my character
of Catherine the Cat, and have Katherine Elizabeth Handlir as the
To continue to write my letters to the Fab, so
on the day I die, our lives can be told just by glancing over the
hundreds of letters that span over countless decades.
To never give up on the Fab,
to always remain in contact with them, never let them go, and never
let them forget each other.
To have a million dollars by the time I retire.
To become a person that will be missed when she