At the very beginning of this year, I drafted the following post:
2016 HAS BEEN A TERRIBLE, HORRIBLE, NO GOOD, VERY BAD YEAR AND IT IS ONLY JANUARY 4TH. I WILL SPARE YOU THE SOB STORY, BUT I PROMISE YOU IT SUCKS. I DIDN’T EVEN SET OUT TO ACHIEVE ANY GRAND RESOLUTIONS THIS YEAR – JUST TO SIMPLIFY LIFE AND ENJOY FAMILY AND FRIENDS. SO, WHEN CURVE BALLS STARTED FLYING JUST DAYS BEFORE THE NEW YEAR AND HAVE NOT RELENTED, I FIND MYSELF WANTING TO MOVE TO AUSTRALIA.
Sh*! had hit the fan; awful things over which I had no control happened and I was in a dark place. I gave myself time to wallow, have a pity party, experience the emotions and then I turned it around. By March I was able to sincerely write Still Lucky and vowed to focus on the attributes I desire: positivity, faith, hope and love.
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