I uploaded this image about a year ago on my Instagram. Here’s the caption:
This image reminds me of how life is mysterious yet peaceful, despite the misty unknown that lies before us. It’s one hell of a train ride.
How presumptuous of me to expect 2020’s “misty unknown” to share any resemblance with “peaceful”. Certainly, 2020 is and continues to be “mysterious”, so I guess I wasn’t wrong there.
At the time I was set to graduate from college in May. I was applying for internships in my field, hoping to jump-start a career in theatre. I was working on a show that, to this day, remains my favorite. I had a job that was both fulfilling and paid decently. …