30 Dec '16, 2pm

New post: My annual look back at the best stuff of the year. Naturally.

On the personal level, the past few months have been largely defined by the reemergence of my Crohn’s disease. After two years of being nice and quiet, the disease came back to test me. Other than that, though, 2016 was pretty good to me. And since I’d rather try wrapping the year up neatly and with a sparkly bow on top than by dwelling on the crap that’s been dealt, I’m here with my annual look back at my year’s high points.

Full article: http://www.aliontherunblog.com/2016/12/30/my-best-of-2016/

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