Reflections on 2020: You Accomplished Everything You Needed To

We’ve come to the end of a mad, unprecedented, completely upended year on a global scale — one that all of humanity shared. As we do, like most everyone else I’ve reflected on the year past and the new one beginning.

This evening in a Zoom virtual happy hour a group of my best friends does regularly, one friend said she felt disappointed that she hadn’t accomplished more in 2020. The comment struck me, and caused me to think about the guilt we so easily pile on ourselves, atop the grief and anxiety and very real concerns…