A spankin’ fresh year.
The more distance I put between me and 2009, the happier I get. Now that the barricade’s a nice solid twelve months deep, I can finally slow down enough to look around again. Enjoy the scenery a little. Notice that there is scenery.
On New Year’s Eve, we went out for Thai food. My fortune cookie said, “Your path is arduous but will be amply rewarding.”
Was, I thought. Was arduous. Now it’s time for the ‘amply rewarding’ portion of our show.