This isn’t what you may think it is. This isn’t a rant about how terrible 2016 was.
It’s a list.
Hah! Alright, but in all seriousness this isn’t a post about bashing the last 365 days I endured on planet earth. As a whole, I’ve heard a lot of complaints about this past year. People had hardship (and many of them carry these hardships with them into the new year). That load is heavy and I feel for you.
We lost jobs, loved ones, money, hope – you name it. We lost a lot of amazing actors and actresses too. Dammit, Carrie Fisher is gone.
So yea, 2016 was sort of an ass kicking. But I find myself reveling in some of my personal ass kicking moments. If I’ve learned anything in this past year, it’s that pain can be an AMAZING driving force to get up and make change happen. So here they are, 10 ways 2016 kicked my ass (and I kinda liked it!):