As we approach the beginning of a New Year, I love the sense of determination in Brendan Kennelly’s poem “Begin”. I see it as self-worth expressed in a morning walk by the canal:
I’ve always been a driven career woman, but it hasn’t always been easy. Over the years, I have thrown myself into my career, met wonderful colleagues and clients, and enjoyed working on brilliant industry-first projects.
In 2019, Laura Vesajoki went through a serious health scare and medical treatments that profoundly changed her life and awakened in her new insights and meaning towards life.