THOUGH NEW YEAR’S EVE seems an especially happy time for some–a time when people turn a new leaf and are fortunate enough to self improve–many issues remain heading into 2018: homelessness, climate change, a widening wage gap, a burgeoning police state, and the still-surreal problem of an orange-skinned, Fox and Friends fiend continuing to have access to a very large and very, very powerful, nuclear button.
But keep your head up, reader. There’s still plenty of opportunity for community love and unselfish acts of kindness. Why should an arbitrary change in date be the catalyst for change?
Nolan Ryan Trowe is a photographer based in New York City. He can be contacted at firstname.lastname@example.org