New Years Eve is always a time of reflection, contemplation, and looking to the future. You’re supposed to reflect on the previous year and make resolutions for how to better the next. You’re supposed to stay up late and celebrate with those you’re closest to and enjoy each others company as you bring in a new year. You’re supposed to hug your friends and kiss your loved one as the ball drops and the next year begins… Although I’m definitely contemplating this past year, I’m not surrounded by friends and I don’t have someone to kiss. So, instead of enjoying the night like most of you, I decided to write down some thoughts on this past year to try and start 2013 on a better foot than 2012 is ending… (continued)