About

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Some friends and I posing before a concert.

“The greatest discoveries are those that shed light unto ourselves” — Ralph Waldo Emerson

Welcome to Project Light to Life! I’m Christine, a college student who hopes to help others achieve their goals, while documenting my journey to try and accomplish some of my own.

Since project is both a noun and verb, I hope to inspire you not only to project the light you can bring (whether through your sense of adventure, desire to help others, etc) onto the world, but also, to consider this project as the next step toward new experiences.

Gretchen Rubin, author of The Happiness Project, writes, “’Be selfless, if only for selfish reasons’ is one of my favorite paradoxes. Generous acts strengthen our bonds with others, and what’s more, studies show that happiness is often boosted more by providing support to other people than receiving it.”

Building on this idea, along with the concept originally inspired by the four guys behind The Buried Life, I hope to do one kind act for someone else/help someone cross off an item from his or her bucket list each time I cross off several accomplishments on my list.

Urban Dictionary provides some definitions of a bucket list:

“You feel insecure about your life and therefore make a list of things to get busy on.”

“A list of hottie’s, MILF’s, and other strangers that you always had your eye on and you must now go conquer.”

I define bucket list as an adventure or an opportunity to consider what I want from life and what I want to give others in my life at specific moments. After crossing items off my bucket list for the past several years, I decided to share my journey as I continue my search for new experiences.

I also look forward to learning about others’ adventures too! If you want to know more about where I drew inspiration from for this blog, check out the “Inspiration” page. Visit the “Contact Me” page to keep me updated on your journey or provide suggestions!

1,671 Responses to About

  1. Qasimism says:

    Hi projectlighttolife,

    thanks for following my blog at http://www.sharingtruths.org but i will be shifting my website soon to a new and better domain at http://www.BeArebel.org ! i invite you there to subscribe so as to get upcoming new posts !! !! And one more thing you have wonderful blog and posts :-D ! meet you there ;-) !!

    LOVE AND PEACE
    Qasimism (Admin of BeArebel.org)

  2. Thank you for following. I will endeavour to be more positive.

  3. Khamillion says:

    I think it is interesting that you build your blog followers by following others. Isn’t that what life and human psyche is all about..people love to be “invited to the party”..to feel “liked”..we all are guilty. I try not to fall into that practice though..I must really be interested in reading a blog’s point of view before following it. You have a mature outlook and quest for your age and that is unusual and inspiring. I send you all the good vibes I can muster and I look forward to reading of your “bucket adventures”.
    Namaste!

  4. J.C says:

    Sorry for the lateness, but many thanks for the follow! I love this blog, what a wonderful idea.

  5. Amy says:

    Thanks for following my blog. Yours sounds intriguing and will give me a different perspective.

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