Friday, October 22, 2010 at 9:53AM
Jennifer in 2010, Birthdays, Soapbox

"A trapeze artist cannot swing from one bar to the next without first letting go."

My birthdays have always been intensely retrospective. I reflect back on the past year, cherishing memories, celebrating accomplishments, noting failures and disappointments, embracing the power and significance behind it all. And then I let go.

I am soaring forward with great expectations.

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