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    Lunar New Year: Looking Back and Ahead

    I never made a blog about the passing of 2016, but can you blame me given the January we’ve had? This week marks the Lunar¬†New Year, so I’ll take this ¬†opportunity reflect on the passage of time and give some personal updates. 2016 was a dumpster fire. This is an incontrovertible fact; however, on the personal level, things have been looking up-ish.¬† The Past: One of the biggest changes in my life was going to graduate school. The last quarter of the year brought me closer to who I want to be than the rest did, combined. I love being in DC, where I can leave work and find myself…