I've never really been into making New Year's resolutions. But, this year seems different. Besides being a reason to bring back the roaring '20s and all the liveliness that era entails, 2020 kicks off a new decade with a year that has an undeniable ring to it -- the double twenties resonating deeper with all of us this year, for some reason.
I've gone off and done quit my job. QUIT. MY. JOB. The nice cushy one at the research hospital. The big girl job. The measure of my success. The one for which we dropped everything and moved. I must be crazy, right?!
On the second day of the new year, my grandfather left this earth. Loved ones surrounded him for days and weeks, and when he departed, his children were by his side. Sometime before he left, Grandpa Ron asked me to tell him about Colorado, writing the request on his dry erase board.