Where has 2012 gone? | lucidblue's Blog
I just read the last few entries of my blog. It's been a while since I've written here. I haven't been here much, for many reasons. But sometimes I think there are still moments when I need to write and express myself.
A year ago I was in Prague for Christmas with my brother and his wife. I had many emotional moments - I was beginning my journey, my walk out of darkness into the light. I remember my last night in Prague. It was New Years Eve, and it was probably one of the darkest moments I had ever known. I shed so many tears that night.
And then there was my 4 month escape to Thailand, Malaysia, Singapore and Australia. I can't believe I've been home for 7 months now. That trip is only a memory now. I long for it again. I long for all those amazing moments...learning who I am. I can't even begin to express to anyone here how much I've grown and changed from those moments. To say I found my smile again doesn't even come close.
2012 was to be my year of change, and wow did I ever change. I am not the same girl I was a year ago, wandering the streets of Prague. I am not the same girl who was terrified for my first solo trip to Berlin where I would know no one. I am not the same girl who was terrified to face myself all alone in my journey. I faced her, and I grew to love her. In one swift moment, I learned who I was, and ironically realized I had always known. It seems so dumb to say that, but it couldn't be more true.
I wouldn't say my life is perfect. I'm still trying to figure some things out...but at least I know who I am. Now it's time to figure out what I want.
There's a part of me that wishes that we were going into the beginning of 2012 again....just so I could live those moments all over again. But I know I have to move forward, and continue to figure it out.
I'm going to miss my moments of 2012. It went by way too fast!
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