The Downside of Our Hightlight Reel

December 31, 2014 6:30 PM

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It is 10 a.m. and I am alone in a suburban house I share with a roommate. She's gone on a tropical vacation with her family. I am on my bed with a neon pink sweatshirt, old teal sweatpants, bed head and a day off of work. I look like a harassed flamingo.

As I stare at the ceiling, nuggets of nostalgia clunk around in my brain like pieces of gold. Memories. I think about this past year -- all of the unexpected changes and surprises -- that created my 2014. Big moments, sad moments, moments of change. Moments of uncertainty. I decide to scan my Facebo...

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