I know I’m not competitive. Or very ambitious. So when I thought about what I want to accomplish in the next 11 months before turning 50, this is what I came up with:

  • Get a Hello Kitty tattoo- A really big one. On my left side. Between my hip and my breast. She’s holding a heart with my mother’s initials. GRS.

--

--

--

i am a first generation italian-american who grew up in southern new jersey. Life is amazingly beautiful and devastating. Sometimes in the same day.

Love podcasts or audiobooks? Learn on the go with our new app.

Recommended from Medium

And on the 7th Day…God Created KFC!

My Friend Got Two Abortions

Kamala Harris’s embrace of her blended family on the national stage was long awaited, stepmoms say

Vice President-elect Kamala Harris.

I lost my mom awhile ago.

Insurance anniversary: Should it be remembered?

Escaping a Monster

Ask Your Grandparents

Son Refuses to Let Mother in the Delivery Room for Birth

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store
adriana suriano

adriana suriano

i am a first generation italian-american who grew up in southern new jersey. Life is amazingly beautiful and devastating. Sometimes in the same day.

More from Medium

How to Relax. 6 Relaxation techniques to reduce stress

Am I Limiting My Own Happiness?

My Morning Ritual

5 Powerful Words that Will Positively Change Your Life