“Been thinking a lot about the changes that have transpired over the last year. I think about where I was a year ago – no traction whatsoever on the life that I wanted to live. Depressed, isolated, confused, frustrated.  

I can contrast that with where I’m at today. The optimism and hope that I feel in my bones. Waking up early, jumping out of bed and ready to tackle whatever the day will throw my way. The pessimist in me says that it’s just a phase – a temporary feeling of euphoria. Mania. The high before the crash. It’s certainly happened before. Still, this feels different. My eyes are wide open. I can see the risks. I know the risks. I can see failure waiting for me at the bottom of the ravine, but I’m jumping off the cliff all the same.” BRYAN PISTOLE

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Soma Miller