Former digital editor at The Takeaway, former producer at The Brian Lehrer Show.
As the year winds down, we invite you to share what stood out most to you in the past 12 months. Take a photo or record audio or video of the person or thing that summed up your year.
It could be bad or good. It could be the big ticket item you bought — or the one you weren't able to buy. It could be an event that changed your life (new baby, wedding). The one event that defined this year for you.
Justin from Colorado
My drums set up at the Riverwalk Center in Breckenridge Colo., where my band Zen Mustache played a benefit concert for the Colorado Avalanche Information Center.
Steven Butler from Joplin, Mo.
After six months of worrying about how I was going finance my college education, I finally got a job as a cameraman at a local television station in Joplin, Mo.
Listener Gargamel from Detroit, Mich. sent this video:
If you're sending a picture, don't forget to tell us the story behind it. If you don't have the app, you can call 877-8-MY-TAKE.