A Year On

A reflection on 2020.

When those around me are asked how they would describe me, the word ‘impatient’ is thrown around. But I’d describe it more as a yearning for the future. As a child, I was always confident that the future would be better. I would be older, more independent and less afraid. As a kid whenever I was asked how old I was, I would tell people I was a year older than my actual age. Mostly, it was because my birthday…