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It’s New Years: Reinvent Yourself or Come Back Home to Yourself?

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It’s that time of the year again: A fresh calendar awaits us, the clean sweep of unlived months. Many of us eye the new year with a fusion of excitement and relief. Why? It is a container of hope. It is a placeholder for all that we wish to be, a certain departure from the drab, bedraggled version of ourselves of yesteryear that’d we like to wash our hands clean of.




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Lauren Reiff

Lauren Reiff

Writer of economics, psychology, and lots in between.

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