With the Promise of a New Year

With the Promise of a New Year

By Deborah Moskowitz

In the blink of an eye, a new year will be upon us, filled with the promise of something new, hopefully something wonderful to emerge in our lives in this upcoming year. During these chaotic times when we feel that everything is in upheaval, it seems that we’re in the middle of a cosmic bowl, with dust swirling around us, making it difficult, if not impossible, to see through the fog.

I always look forward to the clean slate that January 1st presents me with. It is a chance to let my imagination wander and to create new possibilities. It feels as though the Universe has given me a chance to start afresh, to close the chapter on the year before, savoring the successes and enjoyments and tenderly putting aside the hurts, disappointments and perceived failures. (more…)