A Thankful Farewell to 2016: Let the Door Hit You . . . Twice

The Great Gatsby

The Great Gatsby

ย Another year passes
This one horrible
To many
Nothing gone right
So much gone wrong
Happy to put the months behind
To nurture hope
A new year
Means fresh chances
And adventures
That may go in our favor

Happy New Year!

About Charles Yallowitz

Charles E. Yallowitz was born, raised, and educated in New York. Then he spent a few years in Florida, realized his fear of alligators, and moved back to the Empire State. When he isn't working hard on his epic fantasy stories, Charles can be found cooking or going on whatever adventure his son has planned for the day. 'Legends of Windemere' is his first series, but it certainly won't be his last.
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25 Responses to A Thankful Farewell to 2016: Let the Door Hit You . . . Twice

  1. quiall says:

    Happy New Year Charles! May the year be kind to us all.


  2. Darlene says:

    Happy New Year, Charles!!


  3. L. Marie says:

    Totally agree, Charles! Ugh! What a year! Good-bye, 2016! Glad to see you go!


  4. Happy New Year Charles, Let’s hope 2017 is better for us all! ๐Ÿ™‚


  5. Have a GREAT 2017 Charles ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ˜ƒ


  6. Happy New Year, Charles. All the best for 2107


  7. Karen says:

    Happy New Year, Charles. All the best for 2017. ๐Ÿ™‹


  8. Happy new year, may we go a whole year without any political conflict.


  9. I’ll consider 2017 a success if we avoid perishing in a nuclear armageddon. Since I enter it with such low expectations, I hope to be pleasantly surprised by it. Indeed, I’ll up the ante and wish that 2017 brings us nothing but joy!


  10. Artful Aspirations says:

    Happy New Year! ๐Ÿ™‚ ๐Ÿ™‚ ๐Ÿ™‚


  11. C.E.Robinson says:

    Happy New Year, Charles! I’m done with 2016 too. Let’s hope 2017 is filled with wonder & success! ๐ŸŽ† Christine


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