I recently became a clown, which admittedly sounds very odd and maybe a bit triggering for some people who have a clown phobia. Most people, unsurprisingly I suppose, haven't even the slightest clue what in fact that means.
It's really easy to look at how historically and personally terrible 2016 was. I, like a lot of folks, have had a tough year. But in preparation for 2017, I spent a lot of time reflecting on what I accomplished, and found there was a lot to celebrate: