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From November to February, I regularly check on the sunrise and sunset times. It’s a seasonal obsession. This daily digital check-in, combined with my experience and a helpful explainer from Neil deGrasse Tyson has all settled in me to dispel a lie — that days get longer in the summer (spoiler: I am writing in the southern hemisphere). This is just one of many moments in my life that have forged in me a new balance. Not only am I committed to being a…