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For 2021

  I can see the timeline now so clearly.  A way in which you cannot see when you are in the midst of a major life transition.  A transition in which you have longed for so many years that you cannot seem to remember a time when you weren’t waiting for your life to begin.  Thus, that time has finally arrived and so has 2021.  When I reflect back on 2020, it is not only the pandemic or the immediate circumstances of my life to which I must think of. In order to get a true sense of what has brought this relief, joy, and excitement to my being has really been the culmination of the last three years of my life.  It first began in the second half of 2018. My mother was having somewhat urgent and surprising open-heart surgery . The research and the planning to set up the successful surgery as well as her post-op care became my primary focus. I was so laser focused on her health, it became an easy excuse at the time to allow myself to be distracted from achieving my own personal goals. Or, so