As the song "Seasons of Love" from the musical "Rent" suggests, we receive 525,600 minutes over the course of the coming year in which to choose. Some moments will be memorable as triumphs, others fraught with struggle.
May we embrace the opportunity of this new year, recommit to ourselves and our visions, rekindle our enthusiasm, have the wisdom to let go of what no longer serves us, and find the courage to claim our strengths.
After a battery of tests, doctors have confirmed that the newborn is, in fact, homosexual. "Statistically, it was bound to happen," states the former Baby New Year of 2011. "After 2,011 heterosexual years, a gay one had to come along eventually."