Another year is almost over, and a fresh, new one is just around the corner. The past is behind us now, and with it goes its triumphs and its trials, its errors and its learnings.
One thing is certain: Each one of us has a past, it's part and parcel of what makes us the person we are. It is there to instruct and inform, but it doesn't really need to define us. It is we alone who have the power to do that.