Using "Life Lists" To Reach Goals And Push Boundaries
New York Times:
"Zen has no goals," according to a traditional koan. "It is always on its way."
If so, Rachael Hubbard, a preschool teacher in Salem, Ore., will not be accompanying it. Ms. Hubbard has many goals -- 78, to be exact. And it is only by dutifully ticking them off, she said, that she has found her path toward enlightenment.