There’s something so exciting about the beginning of a new year. Many people view this as a time to replace bad habits with good ones, to make and build new relationships, and to achieve goals we had always wanted to achieve. But what is it about this time of year that makes us so optimistic and expectant about what’s to come?
Junior year of college is a strange point of life. I feel as if I'm just waiting for the rest of my life to happen. Sure, I attend class, learn, do homework, go to work, make money, see friends, and relax, but amidst the busyness of day to day life, I'm just waiting, which is an awkward point in life.